Top 10 Best Ohio Special Education Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 44 special education public schools serving 5,466 students in Ohio.
The top ranked special education public schools in Ohio are Oakstone Community School, Colerain Elementary School and Foxfire Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Ohio special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Ohio public school average of 63%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 64% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Ohio public school average of 30% (majority Black).

Best Ohio Special Education Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Oakstone Community School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5747 Cleveland Ave
Columbus, OH 43231
(614) 458-1085
Grades: K-12
| 279 students
Rank: #22.
Colerain Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
499 E Weisheimer Rd
Columbus, OH 43214
(614) 365-6001
Grades: PK-5
| 211 students
Rank: #33.
Foxfire Intermediate School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2805 Pinkerton Ln
Zanesville, OH 43701
(740) 453-4509
Grades: K-3
| 29 students
Rank: #44.
Hope Academy For Autism
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1628 Niles Rd Se
Warren, OH 44484
(330) 469-9501
Grades: K-12
| 62 students
Rank: #55.
Steel Academy
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1570 Creighton Ave
Akron, OH 44310
(330) 633-1383
Grades: 7-12
| 90 students
Rank: #66.
Summit Academy Akron Elementary School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2503 Leland Ave
Akron, OH 44312
(330) 253-7441
Grades: K-5
| 144 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Autism Model School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3020 Tremainsville Rd
Toledo, OH 43613
(419) 897-4400
Grades: 2-12
| 108 students
Rank: #7 - 87. - 8.
Summit Academy Community School Alternative Learners-lorain
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2140 E 36th St
Lorain, OH 44055
(440) 277-4110
Grades: K-5
| 125 students
Rank: #99.
Summit Academy Community School-warren
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2106 Arbor Ave Se
Warren, OH 44484
(330) 369-4233
Grades: K-7
| 119 students
Rank: #1010.
Hope Learning Academy Of Toledo
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4234 Monroe St
Toledo, OH 43606
(877) 644-6338
Grades: K-8
| 61 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Summit Academy Community School - Dayton
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4128 Cedar Ridge Rd
Dayton, OH 45414
(937) 278-4298
Grades: K-8
| 134 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Summit Academy Secondary School - Middletown
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
7 S Marshall Rd
Middletown, OH 45044
(513) 420-9767
Grades: 7-12
| 139 students
Rank: #1313.
Westwood Preparatory Academy
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
840 W. State Street Suite 200
Columbus, OH 43222
(330) 510-5400
Grades: 4-12
| 206 students
Rank: #1414.
Summit Acdy Community School For Alternative Learners Of Middletown
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4700 Central Ave
Middletown, OH 45044
(513) 422-8540
Grades: K-6
| 90 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Summit Academy Akron Middle School
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
464 S Hawkins Ave Ste 100
Akron, OH 44320
(330) 252-1510
Grades: 6-8
| 69 students
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Summit Academy Community School-parma
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
5868 Stumph Rd
Cleveland, OH 44130
(440) 888-5407
Grades: K-12
| 198 students
Rank: #1717.
Summit Academy Secondary - Akron
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
464 S Hawkins Ave
Akron, OH 44320
(330) 434-2343
Grades: 9-12
| 81 students
Rank: #1818.
Summit Academy Transition High School-cincinnati
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5800 Salvia Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45224
(513) 541-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 81 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Summit Academy Community School-columbus
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2521 Fairwood Ave Ste 100
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 237-5497
Grades: K-5
| 80 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Summit Academy Transition High School Dayton
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
251 Erdiel Dr
Dayton, OH 45415
(937) 223-3154
Grades: 9-12
| 172 students
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Beatty Park Elementary School
Special Education School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
519 Trevitt St
Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 365-6074
Grades: K-5
| 86 students
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Summit Academy - Toledo
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Collingwood Blvd
Toledo, OH 43604
(419) 243-1815
Grades: K-12
| 141 students
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Summit Academy Community School For Alternative Learn-canton
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1620 Market Ave S
Canton, OH 44707
(330) 458-0393
Grades: K-8
| 143 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Brookwood Academy
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
2685 E Livingston Ave
Columbus, OH 43209
(614) 231-1199
Grades: 4-12
| 101 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Lighthouse Community School Inc
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6100 Desmond St
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 561-7888
Grades: 7-12
| 50 students
Rank: #24 - 2624. - 26.
Summit Academy Transition High School-columbus
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2521 Fairwood Ave
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 880-0714
Grades: 9-12
| 66 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Summit Academy Community School Alternative Learners -xenia
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1694 Pawnee Dr
Xenia, OH 45385
(937) 372-5210
Grades: K-10
| 194 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Summit Academy School - Lorain
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
346 Illinois Ave
Lorain, OH 44052
(440) 288-0448
Grades: 6-12
| 153 students
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
Summit Academy Community School - Painesville
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
268 N State St
Painesville, OH 44077
(440) 358-0877
Grades: K-8
| 88 students
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
Summit Academy Middle School - Columbus
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2521 Fairwood Ave Ste 200
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 237-5497
Grades: 6-8
| 68 students
Rank: #29 - 3129. - 31.
Summit Academy Secondary - Canton
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2400 Cleveland Ave Nw
Canton, OH 44709
(330) 453-8547
Grades: 9-12
| 106 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Summit Academy Community School - Cincinnati
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1660 Sternblock Ln
Cincinnati, OH 45237
(513) 321-0561
Grades: K-8
| 142 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Summit Academy-youngstown
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
144 N Schenley Ave
Youngstown, OH 44509
(330) 259-0421
Grades: K-7
| 210 students
Rank: #3434.
Columbus Scioto 6-12
Special Education School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2951 S High St
Columbus, OH 43207
(614) 365-5030
Grades: 6-12
| 126 students
Rank: #3535.
Summit Academy Alternative Learnerswarren Middle & Secondary
Special Education School
Charter School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1461 Moncrest Dr Nw
Warren, OH 44485
(330) 399-1692
Grades: 8-12
| 90 students
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