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
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 summer – See 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)
Colleges Orion Students Have Attended
Academy of Art University - American River College - Beloit College - Berkeley Adult School - Berkeley City College - California State University, East Bay - California State University, Monterey Bay - California State University, Santa Cruz - The Culinary Institute of America - De Anza Community College - Diablo Valley College - Dominican University of California - The Evergreen State College - Ex’pression College - Fairleigh Dickinson University - Holy Names University - Humboldt State University - Landmark College - Las Positas College - Lynn University - The Master’s College - Modesto Junior College - Monterey Peninsula College - Napa Valley College - Reed College - Saint Mary's College of California - San Francisco State University - San Jose State University - Santa Clara University - Sierra College - Sierra Nevada College - Sonoma State University - Stanford University - The University of California, Berkeley - University of Denver - University of the Pacific - University of the Redlands - University of San Francisco