Nw Essex Chn Therapeutic School & Preschool

570 Belleville Avenue
Belleville, NJ 07109-0710
Tel: (973)450-3123
Grades: PK-8 | 72 students
Nw Essex Chn Therapeutic School & Preschool is a private non-profit school accredited by The New Jersey State Department of Education.
The accepts children ages 3 to 14 who are classified preschool disabled, multiply disabled and behaviorally disabled.
Children classified autistic are served from age 3 to 21.
A life skills and transition to work program is available.
The school provides a psychotherapeutic education to children, who, because of their special needs, are unable to attend a regular preschool or public school.
If a child has a problem learning, playing, communicating, or getting along with others, the Therapeutic School and Preschool is a place that will help.
Early intervention therapy provides each child with the opportunity to develop his/her optimal potential.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 72 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Nw Essex Chn Therapeutic School & Preschool Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is 1st Cerebral Palsy Of New Jersey (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwest Essex Community Healthcare Network Thera (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sandy Lane Nursery School (0.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belleville
    Grades: UG | 72 students
    0 miles
    570 Belleville Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Belleville
    Sandy Lane Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 196 students
    0.3 miles
    634 Mill St
    Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Belleville
    1st Cerebral Palsy Of New Jersey
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 69 students
    0.6 miles
    7 Sanford Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Belleville
    Grades: NS-K | 40 students
    1 miles
    444 Union Ave
    Belleville, NJ 07109
  • Bloomfield
    Westbridge Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 90 students
    1 miles
    60 West St
    Bloomfield, NJ 07003

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