The mission of Westbridge Academy is to help students reach their full potential as educated and self-reliant members of society by strengthening academic and social skills through a comprehensive program of therapeutic and educational intervention. Westbridge Academy's goal is for youngsters to return to their public schools, go on to receive vocational training, or continue with their post-secondary studies.
The school's greatest strength is its highly competent and dedicated professional staff who blend a variety of educational and therapeutic strategies, based on current best practices in the fields of special education and psychology.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 90 students
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1973
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
90 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
89%
State avg.: 39%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
5 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition paid by sending school districts
Profile last updated: 09/22/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 90 students
  • Average class size: 5 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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