Delaware Valley School For Exceptional Children

Tel: (609)888-0101
Grades: 5-12 | 22 students
  • Delaware Valley School for Exceptional Children is a small, private, non-profit organization which has been in existence for 34 years and whose primary function is to accommodate the educational, emotional and social needs of its students.
  • Our enrollment consists of 25 classified adolescents with 13 full-time staff members.
  • Teachers hold the appropriate special education certification and ancillary staff have accrued numerous years of experience in working with our clientele.
  • Our philosophy is predicated upon “Reality Therapy” in which students are held solely accountable for their actions.
  • In addition to a well-devised behavioral modification program, several supplementary strategies have been implemented to encourage a positive work ethic and appropriate demeanor.
  • Academically, our program offers the following beneficial factors: small group instruction; student-staff ratio of 2:1; positive reinforcement; modeling of learning strategies; short term organizational assistance; alternative teaching strategies; frequent encouragement; individual counseling; conflict resolution; peer mediation and structured environment.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered Grades 5-12

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
68%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Delaware Valley School For Exceptional Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
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School Reviews

5  2/14/2013
Best School for kids with adhd I learned a lot from the teachers there even how to control my anger thank you to al the teachers that were there in when I was there 1996 to 1999
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