Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center

311 S Reed St
Joliet, IL 60436-0604
     Tel: (815)744-3500
        
   
Grades: UG | 73 students
The UCP Reedswood School program provides education, training and therapy to children in our area who have cerebral palsy or other severe developmental disabilities.
The professional staff at the Reedswood School provides a variety of services for students with multiple special needs who are three to twenty-one years old.
The professional staff of Adult Services assist adults with severe cognitive and physical disabilities through developmental training, a sheltered workshop and residential services.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 73 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 49%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Ucp - Melvin J Larson Education Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Joliet Catholic Academy (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Patrick Grade School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Paul The Apostle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JolietSt. Patrick Grade School
      (Roman Catholic)
    110 Willow Ave
    JolietIL 60436
    (815)726-2924
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 207 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • JolietSt Paul The Apostle School
      (Roman Catholic)
    130 Woodlawn Ave
    JolietIL 60435
    (815)725-3390
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 392 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • JolietCathedral Of St Raymond School
      (Roman Catholic)
    608 N Raynor Ave
    JolietIL 60435
    (815)722-6626
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.3 mi | 536 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • JolietSt Peter Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    310 N Broadway St
    JolietIL 60435
    (815)722-3567
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    1.3 mi | 23 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • JolietSt. Jude Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2204 McDonough St
    JolietIL 60436
    (815)729-0288
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 201 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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