Details overview

Hours 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM
School leader Dr. Bruce Ettinger
Transportation options Yes
Preschool capacity 0


Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Schedule Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school Therapeutic
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Special Education


including: Computer lab
Facilities Art room
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Performance stage
Sports Fields
Extra learning resources Differentiated learning programs
Special education programs Special education resource room
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Specific learning disabilities

Early childhood program

Required credentials for lead staff Bachelor's degree
Teaching credential
% of early learning staff that holds a credential or certification 76%-100%
Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 1
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 1
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 1
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 3

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Student diversity

  This school State average
White 54% 51%
Black 32% 16%
Hispanic 10% 22%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 9%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes


Girls Sports
including: PE classes
Boys Sports
including: PE classes
including: Art club
Girls sports Cheerleading
PE classes
Boys sports Basketball
PE classes
Clubs Art club
Cooking club
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Student newspaper
Technology club
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs After
After school end time 05:00 PM


Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Parent involvement details Professional staff hold regular conferences with parents and are available by phone at most times. Academy360 Lower School Parent/Staff Organization (PSO) is very active in supporting school dances, after school programs, special events, etc., Parent Ambassador program for provides support to other school families, in home training available to help deal with student behaviors, group counseling available for parents, back-to-school night.


including: Educational diagnostician
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Educational diagnostician
Librarian / media specialist
Reading specialist
School counselor
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Staff details In addition to teachers, assistant teachers, and class room aides, students who require it, have one-to-one aides. Certified speech and language specialists, certified BCBA staff, PT, OT staff are available as well.


Transportation details Bus transportation is provided by the sending school districts.
Transportation options Buses / vans provided for students


Application/ enrollment process details Parents and child study team members are invited to sign up for a tour on our website or by calling the school. After tour, interested families can request an enrollment application. Application will be reviewed and based on appropriateness of prospective student and available space, student will be offered a slot. Majority of students are referred and tuition paid for by their local school district, although private pay can be discussed.
Application requirements Application
Application submission begins 07/01/2016
Application deadline 06/30/2017
Application fee amount $0000
Application fee waivers available? No
Financial aid offered None


Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012