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Sonoma Family Life Magazine

50 Mark West Spring Rd. Suite 101
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Empowering Children

Supporting Families

Strengthening Communities

Making a difference Since 2000, Anova has been an established leader in Education and specifically within the Autism Community. With a world-class clinic and treatment facility and as a valued community resource, Anova has had the privilege of changing the lives of hundreds of students and their families through teaching essential life skills for independence and instilling the confidence required for success in school, at home and at work.

Anova was founded on the belief that all children deserve the opportunity to learn and will succeed when provided with the proper learning environment. We believe that children living with autism require direct instruction in social and behavioral skills in order to receive educational benefit. The ACE Schools provide these essential treatments so that children may learn and thrive. In addition to our organization being a 501(c)3, our ACE Schools are Certified by the California Department of Education/Special Education Division as a non-public school, and by the California State Department of Social Services to work with families, residential homes, and day programs.

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Home of the Phoenix.

Located in Santa Rosa, our K-12 ACE schools incorporates a comprehensive and simultaneous application of essential treatment modalities in our signature "Anova Method of Education" (AME).

Anova is dedicated to providing the highest quality education. We have an incredible staff of teachers and clinicians - many of whom have been with Anova since the beginning. These dedicated, talented individuals keep our students engaged and encouraged through the exceptional academic curriculum is based on the California Department of Education Curriculum Frameworks and optimized to meet the specific needs of each individual student. Curriculum includes: Reading/Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, History/Social Science, Health, Visual and Performing Arts, Physical Education, and Transition Planning.

In 2017 our Santa Rosa campus was severely damaged when the Tubbs Fire swept through Santa Rosa. We adapted the Phoenix mascot because as this mythical bird rises from the ashes so have we. Its been a little over 3 years since that October night and we are deep in the rebuilding process. We can’t wait to share what we have in the works for the future. If you want information on how you can help contact our Admin office.

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