Wm Bedell Achievemnt/resource Center

Tel: (618)251-2175
Grades: PK | 80 students
The William M. BeDell Achievement and Resource Center provides an educational/therapeutic program for children, focusing on the physical and mental development of the child, from 15 months to three years.
Children served are developmentally delayed or at risk for delay.
Referrals are received from physicians, hospitals, local school districts, and parents.
Anyone may refer a child for assessment by an inter-disciplinary team.
Individual family plans are developed by a Child Development Specialist, parent, speech/language pathologist, physical therapist, nurse, and social worker, based on the complete assessment of the child and family needs.
The center-based Parent-Infant Education Program, licensed by the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services enables certified staff to interact with the children in a purposeful, healthful, and appropriate manner.
Student programs are based on the following areas of training: communication skills, cognitive skills, motor skills, social skills, and self-help skills.
Referrals to other community services for any additional child/family need are coordinated through the Parent-Infant Education Program; including transition planning from early intervention services into local education programs at age three.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Christian Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Christian Academy (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Toddle Towne Learning Center (1.6 miles away)
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  • Wood River
    Grades: 10-11 | 2 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 376
    Wood River, IL 62095
  • East Alton
    Toddle Towne Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 75 students
    1.6 miles
    163 North Shamrock Avenue
    East Alton, IL 62024
  • South Roxana
    Grades: PK-12 | 102 students
    2.6 miles
    Po Box 87207
    South Roxana, IL 62087
  • Mount Vernon
    Grades: PK-5 | 107 students
    2.9 miles
    401 Mulberry Street
    Mount Vernon, IN 47620
  • Alton
    St. Mary's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-9 | 82 students
    2.9 miles
    1015 Milton Rd
    Alton, IL 62002

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