Craig School

10 Tower Hill Rd,
Mountain Lakes, NJ, 07046-0704
Tel: (973)334-1295
Grades: 2 - 12 | 160 students
The Craig School is an independent, non-profit school specializing in students who have diagnosed, learning disabilities.
The school offers a strategy-based, college preparatory educational program emphasizing multisensory classroom techniques, organizational methods, effective assistive technology and a social communication curriculum.
Craig provides a safe, nurturing learning environment with small structured classrooms, positive student-teacher interaction, and strong ties to parents.
Our campuses in Mountain Lakes for the LS/MS (grades 2-8) and Craig high School located in Boonton (grades 9-12) are designed to serve approximately 160 students.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Craig School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 8 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(collared shirts & neat appearance)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Call for tuition information.
Admissions Director Nicole Moon

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Fencing, Lacrosse, Soccer, SoftballBasketballBowling,
Cross CountryFencing,
LacrosseSoccer,
Softball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Stepping out; Homework Club; many others during school year Stepping out; Homework Club; many others during school year,

School Notes:

  • We offer an academic program aligned with the NJ Core Curriculum Standards. Our program features proven, research-based learning strategies including multi-sensory approaches, assistive technology, and organizational skills. We teach our students how to learn by providing them with meta-cognitive strategies and cross-curricular approaches. These tools allow students to build their academic foundations, increase their ability to be active and independent learners, and develop a sense of who they are as individuals and students.
  • Profile last updated: 08/31/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sage Day At Boonton (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Elizabeth Nursery & Montessori School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Elizabeth Nursery & Montessori School (1.8 miles away)
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    (973)540-0721
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    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    162 East Main Street
    Denville , NJ , 07834
    (973)625-4555
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    1.8  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Parsippany The Learning Experience
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1159 Parsippany Blvd
    Parsippany , NJ , 07054
    (973)331-3215
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    1.9  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Boonton Sage Day At Boonton
    Special Education School
    215 Hill St
    Boonton , NJ , 07005
    (973)402-4700
    Special Education School
    1.9  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Boonton
    Our Lady Of Mt Carmel School
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    205 Oak St
    Boonton , NJ , 07005
    (973)334-2777
    (Roman Catholic)
    2  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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