At Switzer Learning Center we promote equity in education by providing individualized learning programs in a nonpublic school setting, paired with clinical support, tailored to each student so they can believe in themselves, achieve success in school, and thrive as an independent adult.
Utilizing evidence and research-based curriculum along with STEAM programming in an interactive Design Thinking environment to encourage real-world learning in grades 5-12.
Non-traditional, certificate track learning program for students with moderate-to-severe Autism or special learning challenges at our nonpublic school.
Traditional, diploma track individualized learning program for students in grades 5-12 at our nonpublic school.
Speech therapy, occupational therapy, and behavioral health counseling services (individual and group).
Fine art, music, and drama. Social and life skills programming.
Graduation & Last Day of School
Summer School Begins
No School/Office Closed: Independence Day
Serving public school districts and charter schools throughout L.A. County; including the South Bay, South Central, and Harbor Cities.
Our state-licensed programs and clinical services serve L.A. County students ages 10-22 in grades 5-12.
Founded in 1966, Switzer Learning Center is the only nonpublic school in Torrance exclusively serving neurodivergent students.
Students with special needs and/or learning challenges who enter college or vocational school.
Los Angeles County students and families served.
Counseling minutes per week
Speech and Language Therapy minutes per week.
Los Angeles County Students served this year.
Upper School Student, age 16
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If you have questions about the opportunities available to your child, or would like a tour of our nonpublic school, feel free to send us a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible.
2201 Amapola Court, Torrance, California 90501, United States
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: Closed