The Archway Schools

280 Jackson Rd
Atco, NJ 08004-0800
Tel: (856)767-5757
Grades: PK-12 | 225 students
The mission of The Archway Schools is to identify the unique strengths and needs of our students, and to provide assistance, guidance, educational opportunities, ineragency invilvement, and advocacy to students, parents, teachers and other school personnel to assure a team approch in addressing individual student needs within a least restrictive learning environment.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported AutismAspergersMRMHCommunicationCognitiveBehavioral
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 225 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(appropriate dress for learning is required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes 100% of tuition costs paid by sending public school district
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Doug Otto


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, SoftballBasketballSoccer,

School Notes

  • Prospective Archway students are referred by New Jersey public school district Child Study Team members, or by New Jersey State agencies. All students enter The Archway schools with a detailed IEP (Individual Education Plan) jointly developed by Archway and the sending school district.
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The average private school tuition in Camden County, NJ is $6,010 for elementary schools and $9,414 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Camden County, NJ is 95% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).