Archbishop Damiano School

  • Archbishop Damiano School is approved by the New Jersey Department of Education as a private special education day school serving students with moderate to severe cognitive disabilities ages three through twenty-one.
  • Services are provided at no cost to families.  ADS provides a nurturing, age-appropriate and positive learning atmosphere that focuses on helping each student reach their fullest potential.
  • This is accomplished with certified and highly quailified special education teachers, licensed therapists, skilled paraprofessionals and registered nurses.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
ASAH Private Special Education
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students146 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
44%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Archbishop Damiano School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size8 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition is paid by the sending school district.
Admissions DirectorKathleen T .Flynn
Admissions AssociateGreg Zink

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
4-H

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Special Olympics

School Notes

  • Archbishop Damiano School serves students with moderate to severe cognitive disabilities. Students are referred through their sending school districts
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