Points Of Pride

  • Pine Tree Center is the only school in the district dedicated to teaching only students that require special education services.
  • Pine Tree Center is the only center based program for students with Autism in northern Oakland County.
  • We have an elementary and middle school program for students with Autism.
  • Pine Tree Center has an elementary classroom for students with an emotional impairment.
  • Our Post Secondary Program, PHASES, is located at Pine Tree Center.
  • The PHASES program has students working on their vocational skills at community settings such as Home Goods, TJ Maxx, Branbury Farm and Goodwill.
  • The staff at Pine Tree Center knows every student in the building.
  • Pine Tree Center held "Cruising For Paws" (Fun Run) fundraiser to collect money to purchase a Therapy Dog for the School.
  • Pine Tree Center has students from five districts other than Lake Orion.
  • Pine Tree Center has a large sensory room in the center of the school that is used by all students in the building.
  • Pine Tree has bikes available for students to use as a sensory outlet.