APTS is a year round special education day school offering a highly structured classroom setting for students whose disabilities include Autism and other Developmental Disabilities, not limited to Emotional and or Learning Disabilities. The program specializes in an intensive delivery of services to students who engage in self-injurious behaviors (SIBs) as well as aggressive behaviors. Read more…
More than 3.5 million Americans live with an autism spectrum disorder
Autism in U.S. children has increased 120% since the year 2000
Behavioral disorders affect up to 15% of children globally.
*Stats from CDC
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Alternative Paths Training School (APTS) serves students from 19 counties aged 5-22 at campuses in Alexandria, Manassas, Fredericksburg, and Stafford VA. We also provide consultation services throughout Virginia and Maryland. Our Mission is to provide students with the knowledge and practical skills essential for their successful integration into the community.



5632 Mt Vernon Memorial Hwy.
Alexandria, VA 22309


710 Littlepage Street
Fredericksburg, VA 22401


8509 Barrett Drive
Manassas, VA 20109


21 Smokehouse Drive.
Fredericksburg, VA 22406


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