Unicorn School

  • Unicorn School is a comprehensive, nonpublic, nonsectarian school providing special education services in a Special Day Class setting.
  • Unicorn School is operated by Unicorn Business Services, Inc. and is located in rural Mendocino County, in the small town of Philo.
  • The school serves the special education students in residence at Unicorn Youth Services, Inc., a level 10 residential treatment program.
  • These students are qualified for special education services due to learning disabilities, emotional disturbances, or for other health impairments such as ADD or ADHD. Students enter the program through an active IEP and are exited when they are able to be mainstreamed into the local school system.
  • The program offers a full day educational program designed to meet or exceed the state standards.
  • The educational and positive behavior programs are individually developed and implemented according to individual student needs.
  • Unicorn School offers a wide array of educational opportunities in addition to a frameworks-based curriculum.
  • Students are afforded an opportunity to participate in fine arts, crafts, music, wood shop, gardening, keyboarding, work experience and computer literacy.
  • The teaching staff includes three teachers, and four aides, along with several other auxiliary staff.
  • The teaching staff is credentialed and able to provide both general education and special education services to the students.
  • In addition, social work services and counseling services are available to meet the needs of the students.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12

Student Body

Total Students14 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeUnicorn School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ukiah
    Grades: K-8 | 214 students
    14.5 miles
    991 S Dora St
    Ukiah, CA 95482
    (707)462-3888
    14.5K-8
    214
  • Redwood Valley
    Grades: PK-12 | 95 students
    14.6 miles
    Po Box 9
    Redwood Valley, CA 95470
    (707)485-8778
    14.6PK-12
    95
  • Ukiah
    Ukiah Junior Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Grades: KG-10 | 91 students
    14.6 miles
    180 Stipp Ln
    Ukiah, CA 95482
    (707)462-6350
    14.6KG-10
    91
  • Ukiah
    Grades: NS-PK | 48 students
    15 miles
    1045 North State street
    Ukiah, CA 95482
    (707)462-6115
    15NS-PK
    48
  • Ukiah
    Grades: KG-12 | 176 students
    16.6 miles
    2001 Talmage Rd
    Ukiah, CA 95482
    (707)468-3896
    16.6KG-12
    176

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
September 05, 2017
If you live outside the United States, choosing an American private school can be a confusing process. Here is an overview of the process.
September 05, 2017
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
September 04, 2017
Use this hub to keep track of the steps in the private schools' admission process.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in California is $10,460 for elementary schools and $18,415 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in California is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).