The Education Center At The Watson Institute

301 Camp Meeting Rd
Sewickley, PA 15143-0151
Tel: (412)741-1800
Grades: PK-12 | 125 students
At The Harry S. Tack Education Center at the Sewickley Campus, Watson offers an approved private school that is licensed to serve children ages 3 to 21 with autism, cerebral palsy, neurological impairments and other developmental disabilities. The Education Center`s classrooms are staffed by a special education teacher and two paraprofessionals. The staff to student ratio is approximately 1:2. Each classroom team consists of the teacher, paraprofessionals and related service professionals. Service professionals available to the classroom include speech and language therapists, occupational and physical therapists, teachers of the visually impaired, social workers, behavior specialists and a school nurse. Additionally, there are "special" classes: art, music, library and adapted physical education. These classrooms are staffed by a teacher certified in their respective content area. A paraprofessional is assigned to each special classroom as well.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1917

Student Body

Total Students 125 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Sewickley Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sewickley Academy (2.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sewickley Academy (2.2 miles away)
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  • Sewickley
    Grades: PK-12 | 688 students
    2.2 miles
    315 Academy Avenue
    Sewickley, PA 15143
  • Sewickley
    Grades: PK-KG | 80 students
    2.6 miles
    405 Frederick Ave
    Sewickley, PA 15143
  • Coraopolis
    Grades: PK-KG | 108 students
    2.6 miles
    1555 Brodhead Rd
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
  • Coraopolis
    Grades: PK-K | 43 students
    2.7 miles
    1627 Brodhead Rd
    Coraopolis, PA 15108
  • Sewickley
    Grades: PK-8 | 94 students
    2.8 miles
    474 Chadwick Street
    Sewickley, PA 15143

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