Private Schools

Accotink Academy
Ages 5-22
8519 Tuttle Road
Springfield, VA 22152-1508
(703) 451-8041

A.C.E. (Autism Childhood Enrichment Program)
Ages 2-4
Small preschool classroom that uses ABA to teach children with autism
Manassas, Virginia 20109
(703) 431 0004

Alternative Paths Training
Ages 6-22
5632 Mount Vernon Memorial Hwy
Alexandria, VA
(703) 766-8708

Alternative Paths
Ages 6-22
710 Littlepage Street
Fredericksburg, VA
(540) 373-8760

The Auburn School
Kindergarten through Grade 10
13525 Dulles Technology Drive Suite 101
Herndon, VA 20171
(703) 793-9353

Aurora School
We provide a progressive learning environment that serves individuals with intellectual disabilities, ages 5 to 22.  Using the latest techniques, curricula, and technology, students and their families become active partners in their individualized education program.
Ages 5-22
Paxton Campus
601 Catoctin Cir NE
Leesburg, VA 20176
(540) 751-1414

Blue Ridge Autism and Achievement Center (BRAAC) 
Ages 2-14
312 Whitwell Drive
Roanoke Virginia 24019
(540) 366-7399

Building Blocks 
Ages 2-14
175 Deer Run Rd
Danville, VA
(434) 797-5530

Charterhouse School 
Ages 11-18
3900 West Broad Street
Richmond, VA 23230
(804) 254-9678

Charterhouse School – Edinburg
Serving ages 11-22
508 Picadilly Street
Edinburg, VA 22824
Phone: (540) 984-6266
Fax: (540) 984-6265
Email: info-edinburg@chs4u.org 

Centra Autism Program
The Centra Autism Program provides family-centered academic and behavioral services for students (age 5-22) diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Our team utilizes the principles of Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), sensory integration techniques and other evidenced-based interventions.
Contact Lauren Askew 
Phone: 540-342-4048

The Centra Autism Program is located in specialized classrooms within Centra Rivermont Schools across the Commonwealth, including:
Rivermont School – Roanoke Valley
1354 8th St, SW
Roanoke VA 24015
540-342-4048

RAIN Academy
An alternative to traditional public schools. We work with children on the Autism Spectrum and their neuro-typical peers ages 8 to 17 yrs 11 mos.
1121 Gaskins Rd.
Richmond, Va. 23238
804-754-0000

Rivermont School – Dan River
4058 Franklin Turnpike
Danville VA 24540
434-836-7025

Rivermont School – Alleghany Highlands
331 West Main St.
Covington VA 24426
540-965-6388

Rivermont School – Tidewater
5163 Cleveland St.
Virginia Beach VA 23462
757-497-4703

Cumberland Academy
Ages 2-22
9407 Cumberland Rd
New Kent, VA 23124
(804) 966-2242

Dominion Academy
Ages 5-22
1002 Wilmer Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227-2403
(804) 266-9012

Dominion School for Autism
Ages 2-21
6818 West Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23226-2831
(804) 355-1011

Faison School for Autism
Ages 2-22
1701 Byrd Avenue
Richmond, VA 23230-3011
(804) 612-1947

Greenvale School
*ages 0-Pre-K
627 Westwood Blvd NW
Roanoke, VA 24017
(540) 342-4716

Grafton
Ages 5-21
257 Philray Road
Richmond, VA 23236-2756
(804) 560-4345

Grafton Winchester
Ages 5-21
120 Bellview Avenue
Winchester, VA 22601
(888) 955-5205

Hope Haven Day School
Ages 5-22
200 Blairs Middle School Cir
Blairs, VA 24527
(434) 836-9446

Hughes Center Day School
Ages 5-22
1601 Franklin Turnpike
Danville, Virginia 24540
(434) 836-8500

L.E.A.D. Center
Ages 5-21
622 A South 6th Ave
Hopewell, VA 23860
(804) 452-3730

Linkhorn Academy
Ages 5-12
909 First Colonial Rd
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
(757) 428-3367

Matthew's Center
Ages 3-21
10651 Lomond Drive
Manassas, VA 20109
(703) 369-2976

Minnick Education Center
Ages 5-21
Lutheran Family Services of VA, Inc.
2609 McVitty Road
Roanoke, VA 24018
(540) 774.7100

Morrison School 
Ages 6-18
139 Terrace Drive
Bristol, Virginia  24202
(276) 669-2823

New Life Learning Center
Ages 5-18
9 Mahan Road
Farmville, VA 23901
(434) 392-6236

North Star Academy
Ages 5-21
8055 Shrader Road
Richmond, VA 23294-4217
(804) 747-1003

Northwest Child Development Center
Educational Programs year-round.  Ages 6 months-12 years, part-time, full-time, and summer programs.
Roanoke, VA
(540) 342-0233

Open Door Learning Center
*ages 2-7 (Accredited Preschool and Kindergarten)
Open Door Learning Center is an inclusive, year-round, full-day, accredited preschool and kindergarten
Paxton Campus
601 Catoctin Circle NE
Leesburg, VA  20176
(703) 777-6010

Peninsula School for Autism
Ages 8-16
12749 Nettles Drive
Newport News, VA  23606
(757) 223-0558

Post Academy
Ages 5-21
1327 Poindexter St
Chesapeake, VA 23324
(757) 545-2220

Rivermont School
Ages 5-22
1350 Uggates Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24502
(434) 947-4697

River Bend Academy
Ages 2-21
156 Burnetts Way
Suffolk, VA 23434
(757) 934-6470

Sarah Dooley Center for Autism
Ages 6-22
8000 Brook Road
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 553-3200

Spiritos School
Teacher to student ratio (one-to-one), using a number of treatment modalities that include: Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA), Sensory Integration Therapy, Therapeutic Listening, Affect Based Language Curriculum (aka "Floor Time),
Brain Gym, Relationship Development Intervention (RDI), Melodic Intonation Therapy
Ages 2-12
400 Coalfield Road
Midlothian, Va 23113

(804) 897-7440

St. Coletta Special Education Public Charter
For Washington, D.C., Virginia and Maryland students 3-22 years of age.  Must be diagnosed with intellectual disabilities, autism, or multiple disabilities and have a minimum of 24.5 hours special education services on their IEP.  They may also have the following secondary disabling conditions: speech language disorders, vision or hearing impairments, orthopedic impairments, health impairments and behavior disorders. 
Enrollment for Virginia and Maryland residents:  The IEP process serves as the vehicle for admission through your local school jurisdiction. St. Coletta does not accept private pay students.
1901 Independence Avenue, SE
Washington, D.C. 20003
Phone: 202-350-8680

Virginia Institute of Autism 
Ages 2-22
1414 Westwood Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
(434) 923-8252

 

Commonwealth Autism Service does not endorse any individual care provider. Information on this page is for reference purposes only and is not an exhaustive list.