Schools

Schools in the nearby Greater Phoenix area

Note: The Autism Society of Greater Phoenix provides information and support to the autism community. The information comes from multiple sources, and the Autism Society of Greater Phoenix does not independently verify any of it, nor does it necessarily reflect the views and/or opinions of the Autism Society of Greater Phoenix.  Nothing on this website should be construed as advice, only general information.

If you know of a school that provides education for children with Autism and is not listed below, please contact Katie to have the school listed. Thank you for helping us keep our families informed of all the options!

 

Arizona Centers for Comprehensive Education and Life-Skills (ACCEL) is a private, nonprofit special education program for individuals, ages 5-21.
Location:  10251 N. 35th Ave.  Phoenix AZ 85051
Phone: (602) 995-7366
Fax: (602) 995-0867
Web:  http://www.accel.org/

The ACES-Main Campus
Grades Served: K-12
Location: 6815 W. Cactus Rd. Peoria, AZ 85381
Phone: (623) 937-5090
Fax: (623) 937-5349
Email: John.Doran@theaces.net
Web: http://www.theaces.net/home.html

The ACES-East Campus
Grades Served: K-12
Location: 1515 S. Indian Bend Rd.  Tempe, AZ 85281
Phone: (480) 820-5186
Fax: (480) 820-5187
Email: garen.austin@theaces.net
Web: http://www.theaces.net/home.html

The ACES-West Campus
Grades served: K-12
Location: 1642 S. 107th Ave   Avondale, Arizona 85323
Phone: (623) 478-5840
Fax: (623) 478-5841
Email: Anthony.Pozar@theaces.net
Web: http://www.theaces.net/home.html

Arizona Autism Charter School (grades K thru 4th)
Diana Diaz
4433 N. 7th Street
Phoenix, AZ. 85014
602-882-5544
Diana@autismcharter.org
www.autismcharter.org

Arts, Science and Diversity Academy

www.asdacademy.com

academy.asd@gmail.com

Sheri Bowes

602-697-5201

Aurora Day School

In Aurora Day School’s integrated Resiliency based therapeutic environment, students in grades K-12 receive specialized instruction based on their IEP,  academic needs and social/emotional goals.
Debbie Shipman
HR/Executive Asst.
dshipman@auroradayschool.com
Ph #623-209-1000
Fax #623-209-1001

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 6408
Peoria, AZ  85385

West School Site in Peoria:
(on the campus of New Life Community Church)
8155 W. Thunderbird Road
Peoria, AZ  85381

Riverside Site in Phoenix:
(On the campus of Riverside Elementary School)
1414 S. 51st Ave
Phoenix AZ  85043

Autism Academy for Education and Development K-8th grade
Address: 1540 N. Burk Street
Gilbert, AZ 85234
Email: autismacademyed@yahoo.com
Phone: 480-240-9255
Fax: 480-718-8518
Website: www.autismacademyed.com

Brightmont Academy

10603 N Hayden Rd Scottsdale

4809482800

sonia.gonzales@brightmontacademy.com

 

Children’s Center for Neurodevelopment Studies (CCNS) is a non-profit school and therapy center for children, ages 3-22 (preschool through high school).
Location: 5430 West Glenn Drive  Glendale, AZ  85301
Phone: (623) 915-0345
Fax: (623) 937-5425
Email:  admin@ccnsaz.org
Web: http://www.thechildrenscenteraz.org/

Chrysalis Academy is a private ABA school for children with autism spectrum disorder and related disabilities
600 E. Baseline Rd. Suite A-4
Tempe, AZ 85283
phone number is (480) 839-6000
Web:  http://www.play-aba.com/

Gateway Academy is a private preschool – 12th grade day school specializing in students with Asperger’s Syndrome, High Functioning Autism, and PDD-nos.
9659 N. Hayden Road
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Phone: (480) 998-1071
Fax: (480) 998-1046
Web: http://www.gatewayacademy.us/

Gompers Center
Grades Served: K-12
Location: 6601 N. 27th Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85017
Phone: (602) 336-0061
Fax: (602) 336-0249
Email: tdempster@gomperscenter.org
Web: http://www.gomperscenter.org/programs/education.aspx

Howard S. Gray Education Program is a private school serving students with emotional or learning challenges in grades 5-12.
Location: 7575 E Earll Dr. Scottsdale, AZ 85251
Phone: (480) 941-7615
Fax: (480) 951-7614
Email: shari.carlsted@bannerhealth.com
Web: www.bannerhealth.com/howardgray

The Hi-Star Center for Children
is a private special education day school, serving students with severe language/communication, learning and behavioral needs -  http://www.histarcenter.com/
Location: 5807 North 43rd Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona 85019
Phone: (602) 548-3038
Fax: (602) 548-3175
E-mail:  information@histarcenter.com
Web: http://www.histarcenter.com/index.php

Lauren’s Institute For Education Academy is a private school for children with special needs
Location: 3341 E. Queen Creek Road, Suite 109, Gilbert, AZ 85297
Phone: (480) 621-8361
Fax: (480) 621-8513
Web: http://laurensinstitute.org/academy/

Lexis Preparatory School is an independent private school ideal for students with mild to moderate learning disabilities, dyslexia, and/or attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) serving students K-8.
Location: 16117 North 76th Street  Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Phone: (480) 391-3901
Web: http://www.lexisprep.com/

New Way Learning Academy is a private school for grades K-12 for children with learning challenges.

Samantha Hirsch, Director of Admissions

5048 E. Oak Street

Phoenix, AZ 85008

602-629-6850

samantha@newwayacademy.org
Web: http://www.newwayacademy.org/

Pathways School & Evaluations Center
737 W Guadalupe Rd
Mesa, AZ 85210
480-259-7788
www.pathwaysschool.org

Pieceful Solutions  is a private  school for children with Autism grades K-12

Mesa Location
4909 E Brown Road
Mesa, AZ, 85205.

Chandler Location
550 W. Warner Rd.
Chandler, AZ 85225

Phone: 480.309.4792
Email:piecefulsolutions@yahoo.com
Web: http://www.piecefulsolutions.com/

SARRC Developmental Pre-School is an inclusive preschool program

It is designed to provide 20 hours per week of early intensive behavioral intervention -

Web: http://www.autismcenter.org/clinical_services.aspx#3

St. Dominic Academy is  a private, non-profit center for autism education.
1835 East Guadalupe Road
Suite 103
Tempe, AZ 85283
Phone: 480-659-5456
Email: info@stdomsavio.com
Web: http://www.stdomsavio.com/

Totem Learning Center
is a special education day school for students with learning challenges for grades K-12.
Location: 11144 N. Frank Lloyd Wright BLVD. Suite 200 Scottsdale, AZ 85259
Phone: (480) 767-8659
Fax: (480) 767-9776
Email: sandi@totemlearningcenter.com
Web: http://www.totemlearningcenter.com/
Outside Metro Phoenix Schools:

Autism Spectrum Center for Educational and Neurological Development (ASCEND) is a non-profit private AZ Dept. of Education private approved day school specializing in the educational, language and behavioral needs of children with autism spectrum disorder and related disabilities serving grades K-8.
Location: 2957 N.Highway 89, Suite B & C Prescott, AZ 86301
Phone: (928) 443-9290
Fax: (928) 277-4806
Email: angie@azautismascend.com
Web: http://www.azautismascend.org/

Colleges & Special Programs

Chapel Haven West – Chapel Haven, Inc, a private nonprofit agency founded in 1972, dedicated to assisting adults with special challenges live independent and productive lives, is proud to announce that the Tucson community has welcomed the establishment of Chapel Haven West in Tucson, Arizona which opened in June, 2008.
Location: University of Arizona  1701 N. Park Avenue Tucson, Arizona 85719
Phone: 1-877-824-9378
E-mail: admissions@chapelhavenwest.org
Web: http://www.chapelhaven.org/west/

Gateway Academy Spectrum College Transition Program is a nonprofit 501(c)3 corporation, as a natural segue from their K-12th grade private day school, Gateway Academy.
Location: 7655 E. Gelding Drive Suite #A-3 Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Phone:  (480) 443-7331
Fax: (480) 998-1046
Web: http://www.gatewayacademy.us/transition.htm

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