Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech transforms lives of children who are deaf and hard of hearing by helping them develop the skills they need to succeed in the speaking world. Today, more than 700 children and their families benefit from programs and services at our five campuses: Boston, Jacksonville, New York, Northampton and Philadelphia.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1867
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
10 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
50%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade
Clarke Schools For Hearing And Speech Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
99%
Average Class Size
3 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Students are funded through their local public school district.
Admissions Director
Martha A. deHahn

School Notes

  • Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech has been developing the listening and speaking skills of children with hearing loss for 148 years. Clarke teaches children how to listen and speak, laying the foundation of language and communication for fully engaged lives.  Clarke partners with families as they navigate the learning process, helping them identify options and make informed chioces to maximize their child's potential.  Clarke responds to the needs of the whole child - social, academic, psychological - creating confidence and independence.  Clarke offers comprehensive network of integrated services to people of all ages.  Our programs and services include: birth to 3 programs, preschool/kindergarten, school programs, summer programs, mainstream services, educational evaluations, hearing services (for children and adults), professional development and training.
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