Alternative High School & Middle School Programs

Visions’ Alternative High School & Middle School in Los Angeles provides a safe learning environment to meet the individual needs of students who are unable to function in a mainstream environment due to mental health issues, emotional traumas, or addictive and behavioral problems.  The Alternative Education School creates a setting in which is conducive to cognitive and emotional growth.   Visions furnishes an environment which enables students to stay grounded and keep perspective in the face of adversity.

Our safe environment will dramatically improve your student’s ability to navigate the challenges of a new way of living.  It can and will significantly raise the level of an adolescent’s confidence and strengthen his or her sense of self.  Our goal is to make academic learning a positive stepping stone and contribute to the foundation of your child’s future.  Visions offers a full spectrum approach to education.

Program Highlights:

*Males & Females

*13 to 18 Years Old

*WASC Accredited Curriculum (Western Association of Schools and Colleges)

*Transferable Accredited Curriculum

*Open Enrollment

*Education Services from Remedial to Honors Level

*Individualized Educational Planning

*3 to 1 Student to Staff Ratio

*Direct Access to Teachers

*Individualized 1-on-1 Instruction

*Random Weekly Drug Testing

*Individualized Counseling

Masters Level Clinicians & Certified Counselors on Sight

*Continually Supervised Environment

Students will receive individual instruction and tutoring as needed.  Extended hours beyond the regular school day are also offered. Our teen treatment School is located in Los Angeles, CA.

Schedule

VISIONS Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9:00-10:00 AM Study Hall Study Hall Study Hall Study Hall Study Hall
10:00-11:05 AM Period I Period I Period I Period I Period I
11:05-11:15 AM Break Break Break Break Break
11:15-12:15 PM Period II Period II Period II Period II Period II
12:15-1:00 PM Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
1:00-1:50 PM Period III Period III Period III Period III Period III
1:50-2:00 PM Break Break Break Break Break
2:00-3:00 PM Period IV Period IV Physical Education Period IV Period IV

Educators

Our teachers and tutors have a love for learning and a passion for teaching.  As cutting edge educators, they work with students on a daily basis to achieve their academic  goals, design individual lesson plans for struggling students, adapt new teaching methods and communicate regularly with parents and schools to ensure that students are on track with their education.  The curriculum they tailor meets the educational needs of students that have set their sights on higher education aspirations.   Visions’ teachers have had success with supporting students in being accepted to esteemed colleges and universities.

The educational team at Visions’ Alternative Education School also understands the need for emotional support through the learning experience.  Our educators hold counseling certifications and degrees that support the growth of our student’s mental and emotional health.

Objectives & Goals

*To Give Adolescents a Positive and Clinically Supported Education.

*Complete General Education to Reintegrate into a Mainstream High School Environment.

OR

* Successfully Complete Academic Curriculum and Graduate from Visions Day School.

*College Preparation

Examples: SAT Preparation and Formatting Applications

*Completion of Honors Level Work.

*Make-Up Courses Missed Due to Extenuating Circumstances.

Therapeutic Support

In addition to a high quality education, students receive a weekly individual counseling session.  Sessions are facilitated by certified counselors and provide students the opportunity to discuss their progress, challenges and struggles.  Students will be required to drug-test on a random basis to maintain a safe classroom environment.