Vocational Resources

  • Vocational Resources High school provides academics, occupational skills training and life skills for students with special needs and other barriers to success in a traditional high school environment.
  • They day is split between paid work and academics. Students served include those who have learning disabilities, behavioral issues, cognative impairments, brain injuries or other impairments such as hearing deficiencies.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1976

Student Body

Total Students22 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeVocational Resources Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size4 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesRolling enrollement - pro-rated tuition
Admissions DirectorWalter Sage
Admissions AssociateLori Norris

School Notes

  • Small, highly structured alternative to a more restricted enviroment
  • 1:4 staff to student ratio
  • Paid work experiences in the community
  • Transition services to career, post-secondary or other adult services
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