Specialized Day Schools

The Help Group’s specialized day schools offer preschool, elementary, middle school, high school and transition age programs, and are certified by the California State Department of Education. The schools provide prescriptive teaching, small classes, individualized curriculum, and enrichment activities to maximize learning.

Students Served


Learning Differences/ADHD

Summit View School

Grades: K – 12th

A comprehensive college preparatory program addressing the needs of students with learning differences and/or ADHD.

Valley Glen • Culver City

Thrice Exceptional

STEM3 Academy

Grades: K – 12th

For academically strong students with social and/or learning differences, including autism, who have a passion for STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics).

Valley Glen 


Young Learners

Grades: Preschool – K

An evidence-based, comprehensive, early intervention school program designed to serve children between 2.9 and 5 years of age with autism and developmental delays.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Early Education Center

Grades: K – 3rd

An evidence-based early intervention primary education program for children with autism and other developmental delays. Programs include Bridgeport School, and Sunrise School.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Village Glen School

Grades: K – 12th

A college preparatory program for students with social communication, language, and/or socialization delays, including autism.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Bridgeport School

Grades: K – 12th

Academic remediation, life skills instruction, and behavioral support for children and young adults with mild cognitive delays and social communication challenges.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Bridgeport Vocational Center


Career education and practical skills application for students 18-22 years old.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Sunrise School

Grades: K – 12th & Transition

Functional life skills instruction programs serving students with moderate to severe delays associated with autism and other developmental delays.

Sherman Oaks • Culver City

Social-Emotional Challenges

North Hills Prep

Grades: K – 12th

Differentiated college prep instruction paired with intensive therapeutic and behavioral services for students with social and emotional challenges, including depression and anxiety.

Van Nuys

Westview School of Arts

Grades: 6 – 12th

An inclusive, therapeutic, and differentiated college preparatory program for students with social-emotional challenges including depression and anxiety.

Culver City