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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students 106 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 29%

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 Ma'or Yeshiva High School For Boys (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colonial Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harbor School (2 miles away)
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  • West Long Branch Colonial Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    197 Locust Ave
    West Long Branch , NJ , 07764
    (732)222-5683
    (Christian)
    0.3  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • West Long Branch
    Goddard School    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    361 Monmouth Rd
    West Long Branch , NJ , 07764
    (732)571-2244
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  95  students  |  Gr.  K
  • West Long Branch
    St. Jerome Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    250 Wall St
    West Long Branch , NJ , 07764
    (732)222-8686
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • West Long Branch
    Ma'or Yeshiva High School For Boys
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    Po Box 254
    West Long Branch , NJ , 07764
    (732)222-4797
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.8  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Oakhurst Ivy Hedge Early Childhood Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    65 Monmouth Rd Rear
    Oakhurst , NJ , 07755
    (732)483-0088
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  K

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