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Art of Learning Academy, Los Angeles County:
The Art of Learning Academy is a private co-educational school in Northridge in Los Angeles County, CA, serving students in grades 6-12 from Reseda, Canoga Park, Winnetka, North Hills and surrounding communities. The Art of Learning is not an ordinary private school. It grew out of a unique partnership between an educational therapist, an artist, dedicated teachers, students who want to learn and parents who dared to believe that learning differences could be surmounted in an atmosphere of care and individualized attention to their children. The Art of Learning Academy accepts students who do not do well in traditional school environments, large environments and large classroom, including students with Dyslexia and Dyscalculia. We are non-sectarian and accept students of all races and religions.

English Literature:
The students read entire books at the rate of approximately one book every two weeks. There are comprehension questions for every page of the book, and the students meet in seminar daily to discuss their book, using the questions as a guide.

Composition:
Students write a minimum of three five-paragraph essays per week on a variety of topics because the only way to learn to write is to write.
All student essays are corrected and returned to the students who make final copies. In this way, the students mastePhoto of Learning Disabilities School in LA County, Californiar writing.

Spelling and Vocabulary:
Students study spelling and vocabulary daily and have several tests per week.

Grammar:
Punctuation is also taught and tested several times a week.

Film:

Students occasionally see quality films as a stimulus for discussion and writing.

Penmanship:
We insist that all students achieve legible printing and/or handwriting, and we practice this daily until it is achieved.

Typing:
In some cases, particularly children with severe visual motor integration problems, we change the student’s mode of writing to typing. We do teach typing to all of our students.

Math:
All students are assisted until they can demonstrate automaticity in math. Automaticity in math refers to the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide the basic math facts automatically. Once automaticity is achieved, we cover the basic skills of sixth and seventh grade math, as well as pre-algebra.

Social Studies and Science:

We cover standard social studies and science for grades six, seven, and eight in the state of California.Image of Learning Disabilities School in LA County, California

Art:
Our art program is taught by our Mr. Ruben, a former Walt Disney Imagineer. The program is superlative. It includes drawing, painting, sculpting, jewelry making, woodcarving, and a choice of over 50 different crafts projects per year. The art studio is a fully equipped shop of over 1200 square feet.

PE:
Our PE program is daily and includes swimming, basketball, games, and Tai Chi therapy for those students trying to learn to slow down. We purchase a membership to LA Fitness for each child and visit there daily.

Music:
Unfortunately, we cannot offer music as part of our program because of the noise factor and the school being in a home. We love music and urge our clients to choose an instrument for their child and engage a private music teacher outside of our school.

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Address: Northridge, Aldea Avenue, Los Angeles County, California , USA
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Robbin's Nest Preschool and Kindergarten, Los Angeles County
Courses / Programs
Located in La Crescenta, Los Angeles County, CA, Robbin's Nest Preschool and Kindergarten offers preschool and kindergarten programs focusing on child development and on the daily activities which are of interest to children at this age (ages 2-5 years). We are aware of the needs and expectations of parents and strive to complement the family structure catering for children from La Crescenta, La Canada Flintridge, Glendale, Montrose, Briggs Terrace and surrounding communities.

We believe that experience in a good child care setting can prepare children for later life experiences. This can best be accomplished in an environment in which the adults promote self-expression and creativity, but also pay attention to the importance of self-control and mutual respect.

The climate at our school encourages children to make choices, take responsibility for these choices, and develop self-discipline. In an atmosphere of trust and respect, each child finds opportunities to realize his/her own self-worth and personal growth.
Education Programs:

- Preschool program

- Kindergarten program

- Half days, 2, 3 and 5 day flexible programs available.

* We are open Monday to Friday from 7.00 am til 6.00 pm to assist the different needs of our families.
Calvary Lutheran School
Courses / Programs
Calvary Lutheran School in San Lorenzo in the heart of East Bay (San Francisco Bay Area) in Alameda County, is a WASC & NLSA accredited, co-educational Christian day school serving grades Pre-K through to 8th Grade. Calvary is one of approximately 35 Lutheran Elementary Schools located in Northern CA. Several conferences and workshops are held annually to assist the faculties in remaining abreast with the latest methodology and philosophy in education.

Today, the school has an enrollment capacity of 245 students in preschool through to eighth grade and is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and the National Lutheran School Accreditation (NLSA). We are also recognized by the Core Knowledge foundation as an “Official Core Knowledge School”.

Our goal is to prepare the whole child by presenting Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord and by teaching Christian values and morals, academics, respect, and self-discipline in a loving environment. We promote family involvement, endeavor to prepare the child for further education, and encourage each child to develop a closer relationship with Jesus Christ.
Preschool through to 8th Grade programs include the following:

- Language Arts
- Mathematics
- Science
- History
- Geography
- Fine Arts

The curriculum reflects the spiritual, academic, social and physical needs and interests of the whole child.
Trinity Classical Academy, Santa Clarita
Courses / Programs
Located in Santa Clarita, in North Los Angeles County, Trinity Classical Academy is a K-12 Christian, college preparatory academy serving the Santa Clarita Valley and beyond. Our mission is to offer a challenging education grounded in the Christian faith and the Classical tradition to produce young men and women of virtue, wisdom, purpose, and courage.

Trinity Classical Academy features a very challenging curriculum that targets the developmental strengths of Grammar School students by its focus on memorization of the facts and principles that comprise every subject area. Students use a variety of techniques in songs, chants, recitation, diagramming, acting and creating timeliness to engage a variety of learning styles.

Trinity is pleased to announce that we are now inviting international (foreign exchange) students to attend Trinity and receive the same top quality classical, Christian education that all of our students receive.
K-12 College Preparatory Programs for Boys & Girls:

Subjects include:
- Bible
- Reading
- English
- Latin
- Mathematics
- Geography
- Art
- Music
- Physical Education

Supplemental Services:
- Educational Therapy
- Definition of a Learning Disability
- Therapies – Age and Subject Specific
- Testing Services
Stellar Learning Academy, Silicon Valley
Courses / Programs
Located in Campbell, in Santa Clara County CA, Stellar Learning Academy is a small, private school providing a fun, unique and efficient educational approach for Kindergarten to 12th Grade students. Our school offers open enrollment 12 months a year, and utilizes Applied Scholastics and Study Technology teaching methods. Serving families from Campbell, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Los Gatos and throughout Silicon Valley, our experienced staff oversee the classroom and progress of the students and their work.

Study Technology is a learning system that produces a greatly improved result when used and where your child learns how to learn with a strong academic program, including many hands-on activities and field trips. Stellar Learning Academy builds a foundation for life-long learning.

Each day at Stellar has a goal, with the purpose of personal gain and knowledge. Students study at their own pace on individualized academic programs in very small classes with one-on-one assistance to achieve 100% certainty. Our good citizenship and integrity program improves student's outlook and relationships.
Academic Programs incorporating Applied Scholastics & Study Technology Teaching Methods:

- Kindergarten program
- Elementary School program
- Junior School program
- Middle School program
- High School program
- Summer Camp

School features include:
- Small classes
- Tailored, individual student programs
- Challenging curriculum
- One-on-one help from teachers
- Overcome study barriers
- Raise reading levels
- Field Trips
Ladera Music Academy, Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
Located in the Ladera Heights area of southwest Los Angeles, Ladera Music Academy is a music school that offers quality, affordable music classes for students of all ages from infants to senior citizens. We offer beginner to advanced level courses in a wide variety of instruments (guitar, drums, keyboard, violin), vocal lessons, gospel music classes, and instrumental family music camps. Both evening, and weekend classes are available.

Our goal is to encourage children to explore & make music. Music can offer the mental & emotional tools needed for children to build a well-rounded future. Music education offers children the opportunity to develop skills ranging from better concentration to coordination in addition to providing a creative outlet for self expression.​

We believe that talent is earned, not given, so we have high expectations that any child can excel in music while also having fun!
Guitar Classes:
- All Levels (Ages 5 - Adult)

Keyboards Classes:
​- Beginning Keyboard Class / Keyboard for Kids Class (8-12)
- Adults Intro to Keyboard (13+)
- Keyboard for Seniors (50+)

Violin Classes:
- Beginning Violin Class (4-12)

Drum Classes:
- Beginner Rhythmic Rhythms (0-5)
- Rhythmic Rhythms (5-11)

​Vocal / Music Classes:
- Elementary Children’s Choir (7-13)
- Vocal Performance Techniques (11-18)
- Gospel Music Class (11-18)
- Family Summer Music Courses: ​Music Together Family Camp
Merit Academy, Soquel
Courses / Programs
Merit Academy in Soquel, near the Pacific Ocean and Monterey Bay in Santa Cruz County, CA is an independent school accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) (for grades 9th-12th). The Academy provides a carefully designed courseload that incorporates the core learning desires of the students and embraces the full spectrum of learning from Merit Academy's kindergarten through 12th grade curriculum. Merit Academy offers Honors courses for students who are high achievers. Honors courses offer a challenge above and beyond our college prep courses.

MERIT exists as an education institution that focuses on the provision of educational advisory to the general public. We provide consultation to both parents and students in engaging and advancing the student's future, an individualized approach for personal interests. In addition to the Academy, MERIT also offers comprehensive educational services that enhance skills and provide guidance for students who want a greater education. These services extend from study skills to private tutoring, college admissions through graduate school, and even home schooling curriculum & alternatives.
- Kindergarten through to 12th Grade Independent School offering a Preschool Program, Elementary School, Middle School, High School, Internships that start in 9th grade and Honors courses for students who are high achievers.

- There is one student per class.

- Teachers teach directly to that one student, so there’s no way to slip through the cracks.

- The classes move at a level appropriate for each student.