Grades: K - 8 | 80 students
Walker is a multi service agency that serves children and youth from ages 3-22.
Our Needham campus has a therapuetic day school for children ages 5-14, we have a ICBAT(hospital diversion) for children 3-13, a residential program, group home, after school and respite services.
Walker has a highschool located in Watertown, MA, called Beacon High School which serves youth that are 14-22.
Walker Partnerships works in over 60 school districts thoughout the commonwealth to build capacity in the public schools, provide consultation and evaluation as well as provide services to prevent out of district placements.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten - 8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Many LD related issues|
|Total Students||80 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||21%
State avg.: 25%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||27 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||3:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||10 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$82,000|
|Tuition Notes||Rates are authorized by OSD for both day and residential services|
National avg.: 85%
- School Location Miles Grades Students
WellesleyGrades: PK-6 | 192 students
78 Benvenue Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
NeedhamGrades: PK-K | 155 students
167 Chestnut Street
Needham, MA 02492
FraminghamGrades: PK-6 | 46 students
360 Water Street
Framingham, MA 01705
NatickGrades: NS-8 | 128 students
6 Auburn Street
Natick, MA 01760
NeedhamGrades: 7-9 | 212 students
110 May St
Needham, MA 02492
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