Stepping Stones School

Tel: (862)210-8781
Grades: PK-4 | 30 students
The Arc of Essex County's Stepping Stones School is a private non-profit school, designed to meet the developmental and learning needs of children with cognitive impairments including children with Down syndrome. Students are provided with the most up-to-date therapy and educational techniques to achieve their highest potential.
Stepping Stones offers support for children ages three to nine in preschool and primary settings.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. ASAH Private Special Education
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-4

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
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Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Sue Wilson

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Mount Saint Dominic Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Children's Corner of West Essex, Inc. (0.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roseland
    Grades: NS-PK | 55 students
    0.4 miles
    40 Freeman St
    Roseland, NJ 07068
    (973)226-7300
    0.4NS-PK
    55
  • Roseland
    Grades: NS-PK | 47 students
    0.8 miles
    3-A ADP Boulevard
    Roseland, NJ 07068
    (973)533-4400
    0.8NS-PK
    47
  • Caldwell
    Mount Saint Dominic Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 316 students
    1.3 miles
    3 Ryerson Avenue
    Caldwell, NJ 07006
    (973)226-0660
    1.39-12
    316
  • Caldwell
     Trinity Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 375 students
    1.4 miles
    235 Bloomfield Ave
    Caldwell, NJ 07006
    (973)226-3386
    1.4PK-8
    375
  • Caldwell
    Grades: PK-K | 16 students
    1.5 miles
    8 Academy Rd
    Caldwell, NJ 07006
    (973)228-5235
    1.5PK-K
    16

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The average acceptance rate in Essex County, NJ is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).