The Jefferson School At Finan Center

     Tel: (301)777-2258
        
   
Grades: 4 - 12 | 46 students
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At Jefferson School At Finian Center, Students attend classes that encourage their success in curricula consistent with Maryland State Department of Education requirements.
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The School is also a caring community where students learn to develop healthy relationships with teachers, therapists, and other professional staff and one another while participating in a therapeutic milieu.
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The School is 10 miles south of Frederick, Maryland, located in Jefferson, Maryland.
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Fully accredited, the School provides services to both residential and day students.
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It includes a full size gymnasium, library/media center, art center, an environmental studies classroom and greenhouse, and a wood shop.
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In addition, the facility has dining, recreation and health service areas.
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The beautiful rural location offers many opportunities for outdoor recreation and nature studies, and an outdoor classroom/group meeting area widely used in suitable weather.
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The main campus school program currently accommodates over 100 children a day.
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Fifty students are residents of our psychiatric Residential Treatment Center and 50-60 are day students.
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The disabilities served are students with primary emotional disturbance, behavior disorders and secondary – learning, developmental and post traumatic stress disorders.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade The Jefferson School At Finan Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Walsh School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beginnings Montessori Preschool & Elementary (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Beginnings Montessori Preschool & Elementary (0 miles away)
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  • CumberlandBeginnings Montessori Preschool & Elementary
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    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)722-2220
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    0 mi | 42 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Cumberland School U
    All-girls  | Montessori School  (Amish)
    14504 Briar Forest
    CumberlandMD 10010
    (413)772-8888
    All-girls  | Montessori School  (Amish)
    0.2 mi | 392 students | Gr. 2-6                      
  • CumberlandHumpty Dumpty Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    217 N Centre Street
    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)722-6599
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    0.4 mi | 75 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • CumberlandBishop Walsh School
      (Roman Catholic)
    700 Bishop Walsh Rd
    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)724-5360
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | 391 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CumberlandLighthouse Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    2020 Bedford St
    CumberlandMD 21502
    (301)777-7375
      (Assembly of God)
    2 mi | 143 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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