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Orion Academy provides a quality college-preparatory program for secondary students whose academic success is compromised by a neurocognitive disability such as Asperger’s syndrome, or Non-verbal Learning Disorder

Why Orion for your Child?

Our students like concrete facts, and we can provide those stats:

  • 97% of graduates are accepted into college programs
  • 1:4 teacher to student ratio
  • Standardized test scores above national average
  • Over a decade of specialized experience
  • Program designed by a noted expert in the field
  • Certified Teachers who understand your student’s needs
  • WASC accreditation
  • UC approved courses

But these concrete facts should not be the reason you choose a school, they should be your base expectation.   Read more…


For more news please check out our News and Announcements Page

Check it out!  2014 After School Study Program is available now!

Find information about the Bridge to College program here.

News Flash:  We have been awarded two Medal’s from Parents’ Press, Gold Medal Best Independent High School East Bay 2014!  Bronze Medal for Health & Special Needs Summer Camp!

Orion Student Interns at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory this summerSee the article from LLNL

It’s time to submit Applications for the 2014/2015 school year.
For more information please visit our Admissions page.

2014 Fall Open House

Please RSVP if you would like to join us for Orion’s Fall Open House on October 15, 2014.

Orion Academy is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)