Lorraine D Foster Day School

1861 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06517-0203
Tel: (203)230-4877
Grades: PK | 29 students
Educational programming at LDFDS is State-Approved and teachers are certified in Special Education.
An individualized educational plan (IEP) is developed for each student and short-term objectives are reviewed 8 times a year.
Students receive 4 report cards and 4 progress reports.
Parents are expected to attend at least 3 formal conferences a year.
The Lorraine D. Foster Day School provides an educational program that meets the sending school's requirements for high school graduation.
It is the school's mission to empower students, enabling them to function as competent, responsible individuals who possess the ability to enrich their own lives and to contribute to the betterment of the world-at-large.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 29 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
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