Delaware Valley School For Exceptional Children

     Tel: (609)888-0101
        
   
Grades: 5 - 12 | 22 students
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Delaware Valley School for Exceptional Children is a small, private, non-profit organization which has been in existence for 34 years and whose primary function is to accommodate the educational, emotional and social needs of its students.
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Our enrollment consists of 25 classified adolescents with 13 full-time staff members.
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Teachers hold the appropriate special education certification and ancillary staff have accrued numerous years of experience in working with our clientele.
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Our philosophy is predicated upon “Reality Therapy” in which students are held solely accountable for their actions.
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In addition to a well-devised behavioral modification program, several supplementary strategies have been implemented to encourage a positive work ethic and appropriate demeanor.
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Academically, our program offers the following beneficial factors: small group instruction; student-staff ratio of 2:1; positive reinforcement; modeling of learning strategies; short term organizational assistance; alternative teaching strategies; frequent encouragement; individual counseling; conflict resolution; peer mediation and structured environment.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 22 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 68%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Delaware Valley School For Exceptional Children Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trenton Catholic School Upper School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Miriam Morris Private School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Miriam Morris Private School (0.3 miles away)
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  • HamiltonMiriam Morris Private School
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    HamiltonNJ 08610
    (609)585-7223
    0.3 mi | 63 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • TrentonSt. Raphael School
      (Roman Catholic)
    151 Gropp Ave
    TrentonNJ 08610
    (609)585-7733
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 249 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • TrentonFaith Christian School
      (Baptist)
    2111 Kuser Road
    TrentonNJ 08690
    (609)585-3353
      (Baptist)
    1.7 mi | 316 students | Gr. PK-8                      
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    TrentonNJ 08690
    (609)587-0223
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    146 Route 130
    BordentownNJ 08505
    (609)291-0800
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1 year ago
Best School for kids with adhd I learned a lot from the teachers there even how to control my anger thank you to al the teachers that were there in when I was there 1996 to 1999
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