School For Children

At Monmouth University,
West Long Branch, NJ, 07764-0776
     Tel: (732)571-3467
Grades: NS | 106 students
The School for Children non-profit, specialized school for students with multiple disabilities and autism.
The School is dedicated to students becoming fully expressed, contributing and productive members of their families and communities.
The School for Children is committed to providing a comprehensive education for students with moderate to severe disabilities from the ages of three to twenty-one.
The School is designed around the intention of its students becoming empowered, fully self-expressed, contributing and productive members of their families and communities.
The School’s educational programs maximize each student’s language, cognitive and functional potential in all aspects of daily life.
School for Children affirms the inestimable worth and dignity of every individual, regardless of his or her condition in life.
We affirm, further, the right of each person to develop to his or her full potential and to be judged on the basis of personal accomplishments.
Finally, we believe that the achievement of full humanity is enhanced by the experience of the human family.
We are a pluralistic community, in which people are affirmed as individuals, independent of ancestry, social and economic background, sexual orientation, age, gender, physical characteristics, or personal beliefs.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 106 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ilan High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children Of The King Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Seashore School (1.4 miles away)
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  • Long BranchChildren Of The King Academy
      (Christian)
    167 Cedar Ave
    Long BranchNJ07740
    (732)571-2223
      (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 74 students | Gr. K-4                      
  • OceanIlan High School
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    1200 Roseld Ave
    OceanNJ07712
    (732)517-1111
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.7 mi | 130 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • West Long BranchColonial Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    197 Locust Ave
    West Long BranchNJ07764
    (732)222-5683
      (Christian)
    0.8 mi | 12 students | Gr. 5-9                      
  • West Long BranchGoddard School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    361 Monmouth Rd
    West Long BranchNJ07764
    (732)571-2244
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 95 students | Gr. K                      
  • West Long BranchSt. Jerome Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    250 Wall St
    West Long BranchNJ07764
    (732)222-8686
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 283 students | Gr. K-9                      

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