Wordsworth Academy

Pennsylvania Ave & Camp Hill,
Fort Washington, PA, 19034
     Tel: (215)643-5400
Grades: UG | 36 students
Wordsworth provides a full continuum of mental health and education services for children and adolescents.
These services range from outpatient therapy to residential treatment.
We are proudly accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (Joint Commission) and recognized as a leader in the local behavioral health provider community.
The mission of Wordsworth, a not-for-profit institution founded in 1952, is to provide quality Education, Treatment and Care to children and families with special needs.
The primary objective is to help each client be successful in their family and community.
This is best accomplished by drawing on the strengths and resources of each child and family and developing a vision with reality based outcomes and achievable goals.
Wordsworth recognizes and respects the differing cultural beliefs, values, attitudes and expectations of our clients and families.
Actively partnering with the family and child, our team of professionals assesses needs and strengths and builds a plan for achievable goals.
We can link effective education, treatment and care for optimal positive outcomes.
With an array of comprehensive services of varying intensity, we provide the opportunity for continuous improvement.
Wordsworth responds to the changing requirements of our community, children, and families.
In an environment of mutual respect and understanding, Wordsworth maintains a skilled and dedicated staff to achieve our mission with compassionate care.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 69%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Wordsworth Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakeside School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Play & Learn (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mcneil Child Development Center (1.2 miles away)
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  • Fort WashingtonPlay & Learn
    Daycare / Preschool
    200 Camp Hill Rd
    Fort WashingtonPA19034
    (215)628-4184
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.2 mi | 11 students | Gr. K                      
  • OrelandHoly Martyrs School
      (Roman Catholic)
    121 Allison Rd
    OrelandPA19075
    (215)887-2044
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 102 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Fort WashingtonMcneil Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    7050 Camp Hill Rd
    Fort WashingtonPA19034
    (215)273-8687
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 4 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Fort WashingtonHey Diddle Diddle Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    520 S Bethlehem Pike
    Fort WashingtonPA19034
    (215)654-9955
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • Fort WashingtonLakeside School
    Alternative School
    Po Box 127
    Fort WashingtonPA19034
    (215)542-7737
    Alternative School
    1.2 mi | 96 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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