Mary A Dobbins School

     Tel: (609)265-1550
   
Grades: 6 - 12 | 61 students
Mary A.
Dobbins School's mission at The Children's Home is to provide professional therapeutic and supportive services that help children and their families to become productive members of society.
The Mary A.
Dobbins School is large enough to provide a myriad of quality educational and therapeutic services, yet small enough that staff members know every student by name.
Our teaching staff has expanded school programs, and offers students new opportunities, such as Adaptive Physical Education, and a school to work Transition Program.
Students will, of course, continue to receive instruction in math, science, reading, language arts, consumer education, computer assisted instruction, social studies, health and physical education, vocational studies and distributive education that are aligned with New Jersey's core curriculum content standards.
There is a reading tutorial program taught by a full time Reading Specialist, designed specifically for those students who are experiencing difficulties with reading and comprehension skills.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 61 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 78%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Mary A Dobbins School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Githens Center-burlington Co Cerebral Palsy Assn (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Githens Center-burlington Co Cerebral Palsy Assn (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Brightest Beginnings (0.3 miles away)
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  • LumbertonBrightest Beginnings
    Daycare / Preschool
    1632 Route 38 B
    LumbertonNJ 08048
    (609)261-0004
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.3 mi | 73 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Mount HollyGithens Center-burlington Co Cerebral Palsy Assn
    Special Education School
    40 Cedar Street
    Mount HollyNJ 08060
    (609)261-1667
    Special Education School
    0.7 mi | 24 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Mount HollyPeppermint Tree Too
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    725 Eayrestown Rd
    Mount HollyNJ 08060
    (609)261-2273
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.7 mi | 35 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • LumbertonMt. Holly KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    240 Madison Avenue
    LumbertonNJ 08048
    (609)267-6878
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Mount HollySacred Heart Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    250 High Street
    Mount HollyNJ 08060
    (609)267-1728
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 217 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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