Dorothy B Hersh High School

1158 Wayside Rd,
Tinton Falls, NJ, 07712-0771
     Tel: (732)493-3563
Grades: 9 - 12 | 14 students
The Dorothy B.
Hersh High School is a fully accredited private school for students with developmental disabilities between the ages of fourteen and twenty-one.
Most Hersh High students are mentally retarded, but some have other disabilities, such as autism, and many have multiple disabilities.
Hersh High is a part of The Arc of Monmouth, and operates in roomy classrooms in the Arc Center in Tinton Falls.
The intimate nature of the school makes it ideal for students who need special attention to thrive.
Each class is taught by a highly qualified, certified special education teacher who is aided by at least one teacher assistant.
A major focus of the school is transition to adult life.
The wide range of adult services offered by The Arc of Monmouth, and the extensive knowledge of Arc’s employees about the service system for adults with developmental disabilities, help the high school promote this transition for its students.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 14 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 57%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Dorothy B Hersh High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillel Yeshiva High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kids' Campus (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is School For Children (0.6 miles away)
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  • EatontownSchool For Children
    Special Education School
    270 Industrial Way W
    EatontownNJ07724
    (732)542-2525
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 149 students | Gr. PK                      
  • EatontownKids' Campus
    Daycare / Preschool
    613 Hope Road
    EatontownNJ07724
    (732)389-8866
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • EatontownKinder College
    Daycare / Preschool
    1162 Pinebrook Rd
    EatontownNJ07724
    (732)389-5980
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.5 mi | 28 students | Gr. K                      
  • EnglishtownYellow Duck Nursery Inc
    Daycare / Preschool
    139 Pinebrook Rd
    EnglishtownNJ07726
    (732)446-4700
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.8 mi | 135 students | Gr. K                      
  • Asbury ParkHillel Yeshiva High School
      (Jewish)
    1027 Deal Road
    Asbury ParkNJ07712
    (732)493-0420
      (Jewish)
    1.9 mi | 229 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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The average private school tuition in Monmouth County, NJ is $9,856 for elementary schools and $16,208 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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