Grades: 2-10 | 80 students
The Esther B. Clark School is a therapeutic day school for elementary, middle and high schools students who have strong scholastic potentialbut are afflicted with significant emotional, and behavioral challenges.
Located onsite at CHC, the school has a capacity to serve up to 80 full-time students.
Candidates for admission are typically referred by local school districts due to the frequency and/or intensity of their behavior and emotional issues.
Goal is to instill improved emotional self-regulation skills and self-managed functional behavior strategies so children can return and participate successfully in their community school setting.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 2-10|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Mild to Moderate Learning Disabilities|
|Total Students||80 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 44%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||8 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||11 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$67,970|
|Tuition Notes||Primarily a non-public school accepting referrals from public school districts for children with primary emotional/behavioral disorders. Tuition does not include cost of support services, therapy and medication management services.Private Pay available.|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Associate||Jessica Becker|
- The Esther B. Clark School provides its students, who are typically referred through public school districts , with grade level core curriulum, social thinking skills, and , emotional regulation strategies in an integrated academic, behavioral and therapeutic setting. Individual, group and family therapy, individual positive behavior skills training,crisis intervention, in-home parent behavior support, intensive instructional services, speech and language, occupational therapy,and on-site medication management services by MD psychiatrist are also available. The school has a 1:3 inter-disciplinary staff to student ratio.
Profile last updated: 02/22/2016
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