Kennedy-donovan Center School

19 Hawthorn St,
New Bedford, MA, 02740-0274
     Tel: (501)992-4756
Grades: 4 - 12 | 16 students
Kennedy-Donovan Center is committed to the full continuum of care for individuals and families of all ages with developmental disabilities and similar needs in our region.
We strive to provide this either by offering services directly or by collaborating closely with community partners.
Kennedy-Donovan Center supports individuals and families with disabilities and similar needs to reach their maximum potential and quality of life through advocacy and individualized services.
Our passion is to bring services of the highest quality to people in need.
For nearly forty years, KDC has improved the quality of life for thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities and similar needs, including children, families and adults.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 4 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 16 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 39%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Kennedy-donovan Center School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Schwartz Center For Children (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. James & St. John School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Family Holy Name School (0.6 miles away)
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  • New BedfordSt. James & St. John School
      (Roman Catholic)
    180 Orchard St
    New BedfordMA02740
    (508)996-0534
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 205 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • New BedfordNativity Preparatory School Of New Bedford
    All-boys
    66 Spring Street
    New BedfordMA02740
    (508)994-3800
    All-boys
    0.3 mi | 55 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • New BedfordHoly Family Holy Name School
      (Roman Catholic)
    91 Summer St
    New BedfordMA02740
    (508)993-3547
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New BedfordEarly Learning Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    322 Maxfield Street
    New BedfordMA02740
    (508)996-3774
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • New BedfordOur Sisters' School
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    145 Brownell Ave
    New BedfordMA02740
    (508)994-1255
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    1.2 mi | 64 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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