At Rivendale Institute of Learning and Center for Autism, our prime objective is to help all students seeking education become independent young adults who can successfully navigate a variety of mainstream situations.
Whether a student needs 1:1 instruction or wants experience learning in a real world setting, The Arc of the Ozarks provides opportunities to engage students with disabilities in a variety of ways. Learn more about our Rivendale Institute of Learning below.
Rivendale is a private program located in Springfield, Missouri dedicated to the growth and development of children with disabilities. It offers families an alternative to public education that allows students to explore their full potential.
As a leading school for autistic children, Rivendale is committed to providing exceptional special education services. Our educators are trained in the latest educational strategies to ensure that each child receives the personalized attention they deserve. By embracing the principles of special education, we empower our students to reach their highest potential in both academic and social domains.
Our team understands the unique social and educational needs of children with disabilities. We offer students the tools they need to enhance their natural gifts. This means special education programs are tailored to each child’s skill set.
Our private facility is approved by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and allows students to explore their potential and achieve their full capabilities. Academic programming is aligned with state and district curricula and integrated technology.
Director of Rivendale
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