The Timothy School

973 Old Lancaster Rd
Berwyn, PA 19312-0193
Tel: (610)725-0755
Grades: UG | 64 students
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
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Delaware Valley Friends School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berwyn Montessori (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Berwyn Montessori (0.4 miles away)
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  • Berwyn
    Berwyn Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 19 students
    0.4 miles
    719 Berwyn Ave
    Berwyn, PA 19312
    (610)644-4317
    0.4PK-KG
    19
  • Berwyn
    St Monica School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 170 students
    0.6 miles
    601 First Ave
    Berwyn, PA 19312
    (610)644-8848
    0.6KG-8
    170
  • Paoli
    Grades: 1-5 | 80 students
    0.8 miles
    1510 Russell Rd
    Paoli, PA 19301
    (610)640-3864
    0.81-5
    80
  • Berwyn
    Grades: K-2 | 94 students
    1 miles
    327 Waterloo Ave
    Berwyn, PA 19312
    (610)644-5623
    1K-2
    94
  • Devon
    A Child's Place
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 21 students
    1.2 miles
    524 Sugartown Rd
    Devon, PA 19333
    (610)687-4999
    1.2K
    21

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