The Children's Institute

     Tel: (973)509-3050
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 286 students
The Children's Institute's mission is to provide the highest quality educational and therapeutic program for children facing learning, language and social/emotional challenges to achieve their maximum potential as responsible adults in society; to recognize and value students' unique abilities, learning styles and differences; and to serve as a leader in promoting innovative educational programs.
To accomplish our mission, TCI places a high value on excellence, communication, empowerment, personal growth/development, mutual respect and trust.
TCI offers students a model alternative program for children that nurtures their self-esteem and ability to resolve problems and express their feelings in positive ways.
Our program enables children to maximize their learning potential and social-emotional development.
TCI is committed to facilitating the successful return of our children, based on their potential, to their local school districts through programs of specialized education, care and counseling in a supportive environment.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 286 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 46%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade The Children

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Montclair Kimberley Academy (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MontclairThe Montclair Kimberley Academy
    201 Valley Road
    MontclairNJ 07042
    (973)746-9800
    0.7 mi | 1037 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • MontclairTrinity Academy
      (Christian)
    68 Church Street
    MontclairNJ 07042
    (973)783-1010
      (Christian)
    0.8 mi | 31 students | Gr. PK-1                      
  • MontclairImmaculate Conception High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    33 Cottage Place
    MontclairNJ 07042
    (973)744-7445
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 173 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Verona Our Lady Of The Lake School
      (Roman Catholic)
    22 Lakeside Avenue
    VeronaNJ 07044
    (973)239-1160
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 250 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MontclairMontclair Cooperative School
      (Non-sectarian)
    65 Chestnut Street
    MontclairNJ 07042
    (973)783-4955
      (Non-sectarian)
    1 mi | 167 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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