The Timothy School

973 Old Lancaster Rd,
Berwyn, PA, 19312-0193
Tel: (610)725-0755
The Timothy School was established in 1960 as a non-profit school for children with autism.
We provide community service opportunities for students from local elementary and secondary schools who volunteer to work with our students.
We also provide preservice opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students from six colleges and universities.
School Provide specialized instruction that is individualized for students in order to develop their academic skills, functional academic skills, communication skills, self-help skills, gross/fine motor skills, daily living/vocational skills, and social/emotional skills, Emphasizes the application of communication, self-help, behavioral, and daily living skills across settings in order to help students participate and enjoy relationships with others within home, school, and community, Structures all instructional settings to increase students’ confidence and motivation so that they will examine their environment and learn to adapt their behavior based on their previous experiences, Coordinates therapeutic services such as speech/language and occupational /physical therapy to provide for both individualized and classroom based instruction that is consistently implemented across all settings through an interdisciplinary approach by therapists, teachers, and parents, Provides parent training that reflects the needs of the family and that will help the children, their parents, and siblings participate positively and meaningfully in family and community activities.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Devon Preparatory School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Monica School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Crossroads School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Berwyn St. Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    601 1st Ave
    Berwyn , PA , 19312
    (610)664-8848
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  192  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Paoli The Crossroads School
    Special Education School
    Po Box 730
    Paoli , PA , 19301
    (610)296-6765
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Berwyn Tarleton School
    327 Waterloo Ave
    Berwyn , PA , 19312
    (610)644-5623
    1  mi  |  94  students  |  Gr.  K-2
  • Devon A Child's Place
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    524 Sugartown Rd
    Devon , PA , 19333
    (610)687-4999
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  21  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Paoli St. Norbert Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    6 Greenlawn Rd
    Paoli , PA , 19301
    (610)644-1670
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  212  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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