The Learning Tree

  • The Learning Tree is a private, non-profit school for individuals with mental retardation who face language/communication difficulties and engage in challenging behaviors directed towards others of themselves.
  • The educational component of the program is licensed and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Education and its divisions of Special Education Services.
  • The home life component of our program is certified and monitored by the Alabama State Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation.
  • The Learning Tree exists to provide a warm and loving environment to persons with significant challenges.
  • Through systematic programming, we provide individualized instruction and behavioral intervention to maximize achievement in all areas in order to promote a quality of life enjoyed by non-disabled peers.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades Inquire with school

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
71%
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Special Education School (Christian)
    Grades: 6-11 | 25 students
    254.9 miles
    3811 Old Shell Road
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251)342-4931
    254.9 6-11
    25
  • Montgomery
    Churchill Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 102 students
    107.5 miles
    395 Ray Thorington Rd
    Montgomery, AL 36117
    (334)270-4225
    107.5 K-12
    102
  • Montgomery
    Grades: PK-12 | 925 students
    106.2 miles
    6010 Vaughn Road
    Montgomery, AL 36116
    (334)277-8033
    106.2 PK-12
    925
  • Montgomery
    Success Unlimited Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Grades: K-12
    107 miles
    2328 Fairlane Dr
    Montgomery, AL 36116
    (334)213-0803
    107 K-12
    n/a
  • Trenton
    Three Springs Private School Utf
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 41 students
    65.5 miles
    3890 County Road 20
    Trenton, AL 35774
    (256)776-2503
    65.5 6-12
    41

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,572 for elementary schools and $7,626 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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