Mental Health & Deafness Resources

Tel: (847)509-8260
Grades: K-12 | 24 students
Mental Health & Deafness Resources is dedicated to the provision of intensive mental health and educational services to children, adolescents and adults who are deaf, hard of hearing or have communication disorders, complicated by emotional/behavioral disturbance or developmental delay.
The quality of care and sensitivity to the diverse needs of the individual in a culturally affirmative environment is of primary concern in all our endeavors.

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
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Deafness
Year Founded 1984

Student Body

Total Students 24 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Frank Adams
Admissions Associate gayle giusti

School Notes:

  • We have classrooms in Rolling Meadows and in Bloomington.  While most of the students reside in our DCFS-licensed residences, we also serve a few day-only students at both locations. 

Profile last updated: 08/01/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Keshet Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keshet Day School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Keshet Day School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Northbrook
    Keshet Day School
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-11 | 30 students
    0.4 miles
    3210 Dundee Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
  • Northbrook
    Grades: PK-8 | 512 students
    0.4 miles
    3210 Dundee Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
  • Deerfield
    Grades: PK-8 | 162 students
    0.7 miles
    1085 Lake Cook Rd
    Deerfield, IL 60015
  • Northbrook
    Centerview Therapeutic School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 14 students
    0.8 miles
    3444 Dundee Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
  • Northbrook
    Grades: PK-KG | 36 students
    0.8 miles
    1133 Pfingsten Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062

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