Italian Home For Children

Tel: (617)522-2221
Grades: 2 - 9 | 83 students
Our IHC private day school provides a variety of educational services to day and residential students on-grounds.
The following are services provided by the school:  Highly structured special education services  Individual and small group instruction  Small class size  Academic focus  Specialized services in reading, speech, and occupational therapy  Diagnostic evaluations  Structured, positive behavior management  8 Week Summer School Program  Extended Day Program  After school Program  School Vacation Program  Inclusion services  Transition Services

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported All: Call for specific information
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Italian Home For Children Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Denise Hamilton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Indoor SoccerBaseballBasketball,
CheeringDance,
Flag FootballIndoor Soccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Community Athletics, Swimming Swimming, Community Athletics,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is British School Of Boston (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is British School Of Boston (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nazareth Child Care Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • Jamaica Plain British School Of Boston
    416 Pond Street
    Jamaica Plain , MA , 02130
    (617)522-2261
    0.5  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Jamaica Plain
    Nazareth Child Care Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    19 Saint Joseph Street
    Jamaica Plain , MA , 02130
    (617)522-4040
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.6  mi  |  56  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Brookline Southfield School
    All-girls 
    10 Newton St
    Brookline , MA , 02445
    (617)522-6980
    All-girls 
    0.7  mi  |  371  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Brookline
    Dexter School    
    All-boys 
    20 Newton St
    Brookline , MA , 02445
    (617)522-5544
    All-boys 
    0.7  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Brookline
    Apple Orchard School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    282d Newton St
    Brookline , MA , 02445
    (617)731-6463
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  NS-K

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