Wordsworth Academy

Pennsylvania Ave & Camp Hill
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Tel: (215)643-5400
Grades: UG | 243 students
Wordsworth provides a full continuum of mental health and education services for children and adolescents.
These services range from outpatient therapy to residential treatment.
We are proudly accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (Joint Commission) and recognized as a leader in the local behavioral health provider community.
The mission of Wordsworth, a not-for-profit institution founded in 1952, is to provide quality Education, Treatment and Care to children and families with special needs.
The primary objective is to help each client be successful in their family and community.
This is best accomplished by drawing on the strengths and resources of each child and family and developing a vision with reality based outcomes and achievable goals.
Wordsworth recognizes and respects the differing cultural beliefs, values, attitudes and expectations of our clients and families.
Actively partnering with the family and child, our team of professionals assesses needs and strengths and builds a plan for achievable goals.
We can link effective education, treatment and care for optimal positive outcomes.
With an array of comprehensive services of varying intensity, we provide the opportunity for continuous improvement.
Wordsworth responds to the changing requirements of our community, children, and families.
In an environment of mutual respect and understanding, Wordsworth maintains a skilled and dedicated staff to achieve our mission with compassionate care.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 243 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Wordsworth Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
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