Holmstead School

Tel: (201)447-1696
Grades: 8-12 | 79 students
Holmstead students between the ages of 13 and 18 possess high intellectual potential but have been unable to achieve successfully in traditional school settings.
The Holmstead School provides an educational and therapeutic milieu, which emphasizes innovative and flexible education for bright adolescents who need to be challenged in order to change their motivation and performance.
Students at Holmstead who are finding both academic success and behavioral growth are encouraged to remain in the program through their senior year.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1970

Student Body

Total Students 79 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Holmstead School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 5 students
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