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Yellow Wood Academy

Yellow Wood Academy is an accredited independent school for K-12 students. With patience, empathy and persistence, we work with our students to incite their natural curiosity and instill a love of learning.

Yellow Wood Academy

Whose path leads here? Yellow Wood Academy serves a wide range of students, from those who desire a greater challenge or more flexible schedule, to those with a need for a specific educational approach. Our student body includes:

  • Accelerated learners
  • Twice exceptional students
  • ADHD diagnosed
  • Athletes, performers and others with demanding schedules
  • Executive function challenged
  • Anxious learners
  • Children on the spectrum
  • Students desiring to reintegrate into a previous school
  • Socially challenged children
  • Students desiring more particular educational focus
  • Under-challenged students
  • Those in transition from other organizations

Head of School/Principal

  • Jan Schrag - CEO
  • Mike Haykin - President

Religious affiliation - None

NWAIS status - Affiliate school

Student Body - Coed

Admissions testing - No


Sibling discount - No

Religious/admissions requirements - None

Advanced Placement and honors classes - Advanced Placement and honors classes – AP and honors classes offered. Call or visit our website to inquire about subjects.

School highlights

Yellow Wood Academy welcomes all children – those who are ahead, to those who are behind – with a focus on grades four through 12. We offer a rich academic program for students attending short term or until graduation. Every student receives a customized program, based on his or her strengths, learning needs and goals for the future. At Yellow Wood we work to make all the difference in a student’s journey. And we do it, one by one.

Special programs

One to One Small Class courses for credit, one to one tutoring, AP and Honors instruction, social skills, executive functioning, CogMed, test prep and more!

Statement of diversity

Yellow Woods Academy does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, gender, national and ethnic origin, sexual orientation, or religion in the administration of its admissions policies, educational policies, and school administered programs and activities including all the related rights and privileges.

Foreign language programs

  • ASL
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Japanese
  • Russian
  • Spanish



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