Gateway School

5900 Metro Drive,
Baltimore, MD, 21215-0212
Tel: (410)318-6780
Grades: NS - 6 | 40 students
Gateway School offers a program of fully integrated special education and related services.
The program seeks to help each child reach his/her potential academically and socially and, when appropriate, promotes transition to a less restrictive or inclusive edcuational setting.
Small  classes are staffed with a special education teacher and one or more instructional assistants, providing a student-teacher ratio of 3:1.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism, Developmental Delay, Speech, Language and Hearing Impairment, Other Health Impairment
Year Founded 1960

Student Body

Total Students 40 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 70%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Gateway School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • A multidisciplinary team addresses each child's unique profile of strengths and needs, and strives to work closely with parents in the development and implementation of the Individualized Education Program (IEP). Intensive speech/language therapy is provided both individually and in small groups within the classroom. Other related services offered include audiology, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, counseling, social work, and psychological services. A half-day or full-day pre-school program for 3 and 4 year olds emphasizes language development, social skills training, and school readiness. The full-day classes for 5 - 12 year olds provide a structured program geared to the development of language, academic skills and appropriate social behaviors. Emphasis is placed on expanding and refining language skills that, in turn, support social growth and academic progress.

  • Profile last updated: 09/11/2012

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshivat Rambam (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chimes School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chimes School (0 miles away)
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  • Baltimore Chimes School    
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    4810 Seton Dr
    Baltimore , MD , 21215
    (410)358-8270
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    0  mi  |  57  students  |  Gr.  PK
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    3800 Gwynn Oak Ave
    Gwynn Oak , MD , 21207
    (410)542-1366
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    0.9  mi  |  13  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Gwynn Oak
    Gods Little Cherubs Elementary School
    (Christian)
    5020 Gwynn Oak Ave
    Gwynn Oak , MD , 21207
    (410)542-1274
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  27  students  |  Gr.  K-4
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    The Oak Ridge Academy
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    3021 Wayne Avenue
    Gwynn Oak , MD , 21207
    (410)448-0273
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    1.2  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Baltimore Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Maimonides Academy/yeshivat Rambam
    (Jewish)
    6300 Park Heights Ave
    Baltimore , MD , 21215
    (410)358-6091
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    1.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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