1st Cerebral Palsy Of New Jersey

Tel: (973)751-0200
Grades: PK-12 | 69 students
  • 1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey is a pioneer in providing education, treatment and recreation for individuals with all types of special needs.
  • Located in Belleville, it is a highly-acclaimed, approved non-profit private school for students with multiple disabilities ages 3-21.
  • It has been recognized as a School of Excellence by the National Association of Special Education Teachers.
  • The transition team facilitates the development of independent living skills, job training and community integration.
  • 1st Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey offers a variety of extracurricular activities, clubs and sports, including Boy Scouts, performing arts, chorus, Special Olympics and more.
  • They also offer an extended 6-week school year (ESY) program that continues the educational and therapeutic programs during the summer.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 69 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade 1st Cerebral Palsy Of New Jersey Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 7 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
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