Schwartz Center For Children

Tel: (508)996-3391
Grades: PK - 12 | 44 students
The Day School is a Department of Education approved program at the Schwartz Center.
It encompasses ungraded classrooms with ages ranging from 3-22 years.
The program also includes RN's and LPN's and licensed therapeutic staff in the areas of speech/language pathology, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and sensory integration.
Parents are encouraged to participate in classroom activities, as well as parent support groups, special events, and daily communication with classroom staff.
The program is designed to serve students with multiple disabilities who demonstrate potential for progress.
Diagnoses of our students include, but are not limited to, physical disabilities, visual impairment, hearing impairment, developmental disabilities, communication disorders, sensory-motor delays, deafblindness, and a variety of other conditions.
Educational and therapeutic service delivery is transdisciplinary, with services delivered within the classroom as well as one-on-one.
Community involvement is a strong component of the program, with opportunity for participation in aquatic therapy and hippotherapy services provided.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1947

Student Body

Total Students 44 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Schwartz Center For Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Stang High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Sisters' School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Friends Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • New Bedford
    Grades: 5-8 | 64 students
    0.7 miles
    145 Brownell Ave
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508)994-1255
    0.75-8
    64
  • North Dartmouth
    Bishop Stang High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 657 students
    0.7 miles
    500 Slocum Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)996-5602
    0.79-12
    657
  • North Dartmouth
    Friends Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 267 students
    0.9 miles
    1088 Tucker Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)999-1356
    0.9PK-8
    267
  • North Dartmouth
    Kiddie Kampus Ii
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 150 students
    1.2 miles
    31 Old Westport Rd
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)991-8900
    1.2PK-KG
    150
  • North Dartmouth
    Kiddie Kampus Inc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-8 | 500 students
    1.3 miles
    26 Old Westport Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
    (508)991-7900
    1.3NS-8
    500

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