Virginia Institute Of Autism

The Virginia Institute of Autism (VIA) is a non-profit organization providing a day-school and other resources for families, educators and health professionals seeking services, training or information about autism and evidence based interventions.
In addition to a year-round school for children ages two to twenty-one, VIA's services include a 700-volume library, training workshops, internships for undergraduate and graduate students and teachers, customized training and consulting for schools and home-based programs for young children.
VIA is dedicated to providing comprehensive, outcome-based education to people with autism; supporting families coping with the challenges that come with autism; and developing and supporting primary research, advocacy and training in the education of people with autism.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students49 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Virginia Institute Of Autism Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Virginia Institute Of Autism is Renaissance School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Village School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist Preschool (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlottesville
    First Baptist Preschool
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-K | 134 students
    0.5 miles
    735 Park St
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 296-6198
    0.5 PK-K
    134
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: PK-K | 33 students
    0.6 miles
    631 Cutler Ln
    Charlottesville, VA 22901
    (434) 295-9055
    0.6 PK-K
    33
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 5-8 | 69 students
    0.7 miles
    215 E High St
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 984-4404
    0.7 5-8
    69
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
    0.9 miles
    418 East Jefferson St
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 984-1952
    0.9 9-12
    36
  • Charlottesville
    Grades: PK-1 | 30 students
    1 miles
    221 Carlton Rd
    Charlottesville, VA 22902
    (434) 979-1704
    1 PK-1
    30

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