Davidson School Elwyn Inc

111 Elwyn Road,
Media, PA, 19063-0190
Tel: (610)891-2201
Grades: NS - 12 | 305 students
The Davidson School is an Approved Private School for students, ages 3 through 21, with special needs.
Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, the Davidson School has four locations: Chester, Media, Philadelphia, and West Chester, PA. In addition to academic instruction, students receive special education instruction, physical and occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, psychological and vision services, social skills training, and behavior support.
The Davidson School provides a highly structured classroom environment with a low student-to-staff ratio. Davidson School offers programming for students with: • Autism Spectrum Disorder • Communication Difficulties • Medically Fragile • Mental Retardation • Neurological Impairments • Physical and Cognitive Disabilities • Sensory Impairments • Social-Emotional and Behavioral Challenges The Davidson School is committed to meeting the needs of each student by fostering self-determination and independence, as well as by assisting him or her in the transition from early years through school age and from school age to adulthood. The members of our professional staff maintain a current certification and/or license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for their area of expertise.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Intellectual, emotional, developmental and physical disabilities

Student Body

Total Students 305 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 65%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Students are referred to the Davidson Schol by their local school district. Please contact your local school district office. The Davidson School serves students from 55 school districts in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Christian Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Middletown Montessori School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Media-Providence Friends School (1.3 miles away)
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  • Media Middletown Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    28 S New Middletown Road
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)891-7214
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Media
    The Children's Academy
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    25 N Middletown Rd
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)565-1076
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.9  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Media
    Media-Providence Friends School
    (Friends)
    125 W 3rd Street
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)565-1960
    (Friends)
    1.3  mi  |  159  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Media
    Nativity Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gayley And Franklin Sts
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)566-6881
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Media
    The School In Rose Valley
    (Nonsectarians)
    20 School Lane
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)566-1088
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.4  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  NS-6

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