The Jefferson School

     Tel: (240)315-0200
Grades: 7 - 12 | 80 students
The Jefferson School provides special education, mental health, and residential treatment services for children and adolescents with behavioral and emotional disabilities. Working closely with the students' families, services are provided which promote family strength and preservation. Students are assisted to reach their full potential and achieve an optimum quality of life. A continuum of services is provided compromising home-based and community-based programs, day treatment and intensive residential services. A hallmark of The Jefferson School is quality treatment which advances community presence, advocacy, education and research.
The Jefferson School envisions high quality care and education for young people and their families.
Quality care and education are individualized, compassionate, cost effective and are primarily responsive, to the needs of students, as well as other customers, payers, families, referrers and staff.
We strive to provide service within the existing framework of family and community systems.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade The Jefferson School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Grace Baptist Academy (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Thomas More Academy (4.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Thomas More Academy (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MiddletownSt. Thomas More Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    103 Prospect Street
    MiddletownMD21769
    (240)490-5479
      (Roman Catholic)
    4.4 mi | 29 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MiddletownMiddletown United Methodist Church Preschool And
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    7108 Fern Ct
    MiddletownMD21769
    (301)371-8681
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    5.3 mi | 13 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • BrunswickGrace Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    131 9th Ave
    BrunswickMD21716
    (301)834-5000
      (Baptist)
    5.8 mi | 31 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • MiddletownLucy School
    Special Program Emphasis
    9117 Frostown Road
    MiddletownMD21769
    (301)293-1163
    Special Program Emphasis
    6.1 mi | 36 students | Gr. NS-5                      
  • FrederickFrederick Christian Academy
      (Baptist)
    6642 Carpenter Road
    FrederickMD21703
    (301)473-8990
      (Baptist)
    6.5 mi | 83 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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