Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech

45 Round Hill Road,
Northampton, MA, 01060-0106
Tel: (413)584-3450
Grades: PK - 8 | 30 students
Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech transforms lives of children who are deaf and hard of hearing by helping them develop the skills they need to succeed in the speaking world.  Today, more than 700 children and their families benefit from programs and services at our five campuses: Boston, Jacksonville, New York, Northampton and Philadelphia. 

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1867

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 99%
Average Class Size 3 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Students are funded through their local public school district.
Admissions Director Martha A. deHahn

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports Cross CountryCross Country

School Notes:

  • Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech has been developing the listening and speaking skills of children with hearing loss for 146 years. Clarke teaches children how to listen and speak, laying the foundation of language and communication for fully engaged lives.  Clarke partners with families as they navigate the learning process, helping them identify options and make informed chioces to maximize their child's potential.  Clarke responds to the needs of the whole child - social, academic, psychological - creating confidence and independence.  Clarke offers comprehensive network of integrated services to people of all ages.  Our programs and services include: birth to 3 programs, preschool/kindergarten, school programs, summer programs, mainstream services, educational evaluations, hearing services (for children and adults), professional development and training.
  • Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Directions School At Nccf (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smith College Campus School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Montessori School Of Northampton (1 miles away)
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    (413)584-1310
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    (413)586-4538
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