Archway Lower School

Po Box 668 280 Jackson Rd,
Atco, NJ, 08004-0800
Tel: (856)767-5757
The Lower School in Waterford Township - is a NJ DOE approved private school for the handicapped.
It provides a nurturing & educational experience for students ages 3 through 21 with Multiple Disabilities, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, Communication Disabilities, Other Health Impairments and Pre-School Disabilites (PSD).
Our students, who  may also be challenged socially, neurologically, and economically, receive not just an education, but also additional support services needed to succeed in life.
Learning takes place in traditional classroom settings with a high level of personal attention.
Certified teachers, counselors and therapists work with students in small class environments, delivering caring educational services that all parents desire for their children.
The Lower School curriculum also offers fun activities and social interaction, so important in any stimulating school program.
A full-service cafeteria, large gymnasium, two swimming facilities and a lake-side setting ideal for fishing and boating, give our students the opportunity to learn and practice life skills in serene surroundings.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 66 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 62%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Archway Schools (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Archway School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Archway School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Atco The Archway School
    Special Education School
    Po Box 668
    Atco , NJ , 08004
    (856)767-5757
    Special Education School
    0  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Atco
    The Archway Schools
    Special Education School
    280 Jackson Rd
    Atco , NJ , 08004
    (856)767-5757
    Special Education School
    2.8  mi  |  225  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Marlton Chesterbrook Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    101 Merchants Way
    Marlton , NJ , 08053
    (856)596-7599
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3.3  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Marlton
    Chesterbrook Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    101 Merchants Way
    Marlton , NJ , 08053
    (856)596-7599
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    3.3  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Atco Assumption School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2122 Cooper Rd
    Atco , NJ , 08004
    (856)767-0569
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.6  mi  |  186  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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