Atkinson Youth Services School

"Helping Youth Succeed"


Home of the Wildcats

"The teacher who is indeed wise does not bid you to enter the house of his wisdom but rather leads you to the threshold of your mind." ~ Kahlil Gibran 

Contact Information

Principal:                                                 Johann Rubia-Miller    
School Administrator:                            James Atkinson            
Speech Pathologist:                                Cathy Hoey
Psychiatrist:                                            Dr. Paul Copeland

Psychologist:                                            Margaret Jones

Administrative Assistant                        Cescerile Dongallo

School Therapist                                     Kristen McQuary

Occupational Therapists                        Easter Seals services and Developmental Occupational Therapy Center

Tutoring services                                    Mercy Education Resource Center

K-8th Teacher
High School Teacher:                             Alma Coniconde                                                 

School Contact Info
Atkinson Youth Services School
3600 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Sacramento, CA 95864
Phone: 916.977.3790
Fax: 916.977.3793

Corporate Office Contact Info
Mailing Address:

Atkinson Youth Services
P.O. Box 214096
Sacramento , CA , 95821
Phone: 916.489-5316


Business Address:

4718 Engle Road

Sacramento, CA 95608


Foster Family Agency
Atkinson Youth Services offers a foster family agency that focuses on residential care of special needs or abused children. Our group homes and foster homes services both boys and girls. We have six State licensed group homes that provide a 24 hour residential therapeutic setting for six children each. We also have 15 foster homes that provide a therapeutic setting for children with difficult behaviors.

If you are interested in learning more about our Foster Family Agency please click the link below.
Foster Family Agency
Thrift Store
Atkinson Youth Services has a thrift store and auto donation program. The proceeds of these programs benefits the Foster Youth Agency and Atkinson Youth Services School. The thrift store and auto donation program accept donations and can be found at 1904 El Camino Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95815. If you would like additional information about these programs or would like to have an item picked up for donation, please contact Anita Jessen at (916) 257-0637 or email her at 
Mental Health Services
We offer medication consultation and evaluation through Dr. Copeland at no cost to our students. If you are interested in learning more about these services or would like to have your child evaluated here at the school, please contact his assistant, Lisa Miller at (916) 489-5316.
Get Directions To:
3600 Fair Oaks Boulevard
Sacramento California 95864