The Calais School

45 Highland Ave,
Whippany, NJ, 07981-0798
Tel: (973)884-2030
Grades: PK - 12 | 83 students
The Calais School is a leading private, non-profit provider of special education serving young people in grades Pre-K through 12Plus for over 40 years.  The Calais Staff provide a safe and nurturning environment for students requiring innovative academic and behavoiral strategies provided in a non-judgmental atmosphere.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. ASAH
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade The Calais School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Kristy Hartman
Admissions Associate Megan LoBue

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 01/29/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Abundant Life Christian School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Whippany KinderCare (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Inspire Kids (0.5 miles away)
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  • Whippany Whippany KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    45 Whippany Road
    Whippany , NJ , 07981
    (973)428-3724
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Whippany
    Inspire Kids    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    718 State Route 10
    Whippany , NJ , 07981
    (973)515-5300
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.5  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Whippany
    Our Lady Of Mercy School
    (Roman Catholic)
    90 Whippany Road
    Whippany , NJ , 07981
    (973)887-2611
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Whippany
    Discovery Years
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    155 Algonquin Parkway
    Whippany , NJ , 07981
    (973)515-3654
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Whippany
    Jewish Community Center Metrowest Aidekman Campus
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    901 State Route 10
    Whippany , NJ , 07981
    (973)929-2920
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  K

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