Educational & Vocational

In addition to the Clinical and Rehabilitation services offered by the Eau Claire Academy, your child will also receive educational and vocational programming and curriculum. Through an Alternative Day School Program, students are presented with various learning environments that are tailored to their specific learning needs.

Academic Instruction

Individualized academic instruction is provided in core academic subject areas. Students receive daily academic instruction in a highly structured self-contained classroom setting.  Students acquire and apply new skills at a rate that is appropriate for their age and intellectual ability. Academic curriculum is provided in the following areas:

Educational Services

Students participate in individualized academic instruction designed to meet their needs and abilities in the following areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Language Arts
  • History
  • Geography
  • Health
  • Literature
  • Science
  • English
  • Social Studies

Supplementary instruction is provided to all students in the following areas:

  • Social Skills
  • Title I Reading and Math
  • Physical Education
  • Art
  • Independent Living Skills

Alternative School

Our mission is to provide a highly structured, supportive and safe learning environment where students, ages 6-18, with unique or special education needs can benefit from education and experience positive growth and success. 

Also visit our alternative school website at ecadayschool.com or the Clinicare alternative school website at www.clinicareschools.com.

Goals:

  • Provide a safe and nurturing environment for children and adolescents which is conducive to learning.
  • Develop individualized academic instruction designed to meet each student’s needs.
  • Assist students in strengthening their problem solving, social and conflict management skills.
  • Model and reinforce appropriate social, emotional and behavioral responses.
  • Develop positive, encouraging and supportive relationships with all students. 

Benefits:

  • Increased school attendance.
  • Improved grades and increased academic levels.
  • Improved student attitude, conformity and compliance to rules, policies and authority figures.
  • Improved students' motivation, self esteem, social skills, anger management and self awareness.
  • Increased positive student-teacher and student-peer relationships.
  • Improved behavior in the home, school and community settings.
  • Successful and rewarding transition to Home School District programs. 

Educational Services

Students participate in individualized academic instruction designed to meet their needs and abilities in the following areas:

  • Mathematics
  • Language Arts
  • Reading /Literature
  • World Geography
  • Social Studies
  • Science
  • Health
  • Physical Education
  • Economics
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Government
  • Geography
  • History

Supplementary Instruction:

  • Social Skills
  • Career Education
  • Physical Education
  • Creative Arts

Collaboration

Through ongoing collaboration we can provide appropriate educational opportunities and services for students.

Collaboration involves:

  • Students
  • Families
  • School District Team
  • Community Agencies
  • Clinicare Professionals

Locations & Contacts

We currently have one convenient location. Please contact us for further information.

Eau Claire Academy Alternative School
550 North Dewey St.
Eau Claire, WI 54703
(715) 834-6681

Laurie Van Beek, Director of Education
vanbeek@clinicarecorp.com