Green Tree School & Services

1196 East Washington Lane,
Philadelphia, PA, 19138-0191
Tel: (215)866-0200
Grades: K - 12 | 80 students
The Green Tree School was founded on the belief that every child deserves a quality education, regardless of his or her special needs.
Guided by this principle, we serve three distinct groups of students: school-age students with serious emotional disturbances, children and teens with Autism Spectrum Disorders and preschoolers with developmental delays.
With campuses in the historic northwest section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Green Tree is a state licensed, Approved Private School (APS).
Our staff to student ratio (1:2.5) allows us to provide therapeutic and educational services to students with extraordinary needs.
In operation since 1957, we are the oldest school of this kind in Philadelphia.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism Spectrum Disorders, Seriously Emotionally Disturbed, Neurologically Impaired
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 87%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Green Tree School & Services Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 47%
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Funded through state, local and federal sources
% on Financial Aid 100%
Admissions Director Adria Bickel

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Pennsylvania School For The Deaf (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kids World Christian Education Center (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kids World Christian Education Center (0 miles away)
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