Westbridge Academy

  • 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.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
ASAH Private Special Education
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students90 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition paid by sending school districts
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