Childs Voice School

  • Child's Voice School's mission is to empower children with hearing loss to be successful in all educational and social settings by optimizing their listening, speaking and academic skills.

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School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-2
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedhearing loss
Year Founded1996
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students140 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
20%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeChilds Voice School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesSet by Illinois State Board of Education
Admissions DirectorWendy Adler

School Notes

  • Child`s Voice was founded in 1996 by a small group of families who wanted a listening and spoken language program for their children with hearing loss. At the time, there were no such programs in the metropolitan area. Families were forced to either relocate to another part of the country or enroll their child in a program that utilized sign language.T
  • The programs and services offered at Child`s Voice include:
  • PEHDI (Baby Testing)
  • Audiology Center
  • Early Intervention Program birth to age 3
  • School Program ages 3 to 8
  • Support and Outreach Services
  • Parent Education and Support
  • Mainstream and Alumni Support
  • Auditory-Verbal and Speech Therapy
  • Social Work Services
  • Our podcast, All Ears at Child`s Voice: A Hearing Loss Podcast, aims to connect parents of children with hearing loss with the professionals who serve them. www.childsvoice.org/podcast

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