Deron School Of Nj

320 2nd Avenue,
Garwood, NJ, 07027-0702
Tel: (908)301-0200
Established in 1967, The Deron School offers educational programs for learning-disabled students, 5-21, who cannot be served in a regular classroom setting.
Deron’s programs provide for academic, social and emotional growth at both the elementary and secondary school-age levels, with each program tailored to the students’ ages and developmental needs.
With the primary goal of preparing students for successful, productive futures, the Deron School provides the tools and learning environment to assist them in achieving their highest personal level of skill and independence.
To this end, Deron offers a continuum of programs in academics, fine & gross motor coordination, and social & independent living skills, as well as an extensive transition program.
Extended school year (summer school) programs are offered at both schools.
The Deron Schools endeavor to provide a learning environment that enables each individual to achieve their maximum potential.
Comprehensive programs promote the development of independence and social skills in preparing students for productive, successful futures.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council of Bilingual Education
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students 107 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 83%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jardine Academy (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christopher Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christopher Academy (0.8 miles away)
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