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 Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other associations(s) for exceptional children|
|Total Students||243 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||32 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||8:1
National avg.: 13:1
- School Location Miles Grades Students
PhiladelphiaGrades: NS-8 | 282 students
6000 Wayne Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144
ExtonGrades: 7-12 | 194 students
1001 E Lincoln Hwy
Exton, PA 19341
Huntingdon ValleyGrades: PK-8 | 122 students
2364 Huntingdon Pike
Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006
GlensideGrades: K-12 | 241 students
35 Hillcrest Avenue
Glenside, PA 19038
PhiladelphiaGrades: K-12 | 861 students
31 West Coulter Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144