Program Highlights


Star Academy provides an intensive Bay Area special education program for grades 3 through high school and post-secondary. 


The focus of our program is in helping students acquire the fundamental skills they need to lead productive, gratifying lives. Experiencing daily success is central to the philosophy of Star Academy.


For over 25 years, Star’s supportive environment, together with its comprehensive, individualized curriculum, has proven effective for students with learning differences. Features of the program include:


  • Use of research based multi-sensory teaching methods and assistive technologies

  • Small class sizes homeroom class)

  • An extensive staff of highly trained teachers and specialists who work with students in small and supported settings.

  • A program individualized to each student’s needs and strengths and based on California content standards

  • A calm and nurturing environment highly supportive of students’ academic, social and emotional growth

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