Craig School

Tel: (973)334-1295
Grades: 2-12 | 160 students
The Craig School is an independent, non-profit school specializing in students who have diagnosed, learning disabilities.
The school offers a strategy-based, college preparatory educational program emphasizing multisensory classroom techniques, organizational methods, effective assistive technology and a social communication curriculum.
Craig provides a safe, nurturing learning environment with small structured classrooms, positive student-teacher interaction, and strong ties to parents.
Our campuses in Mountain Lakes for the LS/MS (grades 2-8) and Craig high School located in Boonton (grades 9-12) are designed to serve approximately 140 students.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Grades Offered Grades 2-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Craig School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 8 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(collared shirts & neat appearance)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Call for tuition information.
Admissions Director Nicole Moon


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Fencing, Lacrosse, Soccer, SoftballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryFencing,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Stepping out; Homework Club; many others during school year Stepping out; Homework Club; many others during school year,

School Notes

  • We offer an academic program aligned with the NJ Core Curriculum Standards. Our program features proven, research-based learning strategies including multi-sensory approaches, assistive technology, and organizational skills. We teach our students how to learn by providing them with meta-cognitive strategies and cross-curricular approaches. These tools allow students to build their academic foundations, increase their ability to be active and independent learners, and develop a sense of who they are as individuals and students.

Profile last updated: 09/24/2015

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