Tel: (973) 478-4866
Our school is designed to provide students with the same opportunities available to their non-disabled peers.
These opportunities enable them to learn, develop socially, and gain job-readiness skills to help meet their individual potential with the goal of becoming fully participating members of society.
Educational services address all required subjects and are delivered in a low-stress learning environment that reaches all learning styles.
Crossroads Academy places among the top 20% of private schools in New Jersey for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Difference,|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Cost Notes||Summer program is paid by the student's home school district.|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||8 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition is paid by the student's home school district.|
|Admissions Director||Gary Pignatello|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||6 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Piano Lessons
Recreational Athletic Programs:
Basketball Club, Soccer Club, Swimming Club
- Students must hold an educational classification by their child study team. If a parent is interested in our school, they can request a tour from the case manager. The case manager will contact the school and set up the tour. We encourage parents to make initial contact through the child study team case manager.
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Nearby Private Schools
The nearest high school to Crossroads Academy is Collegiate School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Clifton Cheder, Inc. (0.5 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Clifton Grades: PK-8 | 198 students
123 Industrial Street East
Clifton, NJ 07012
(973) 472-0011 0.5 PK-8
- Clifton Grades: PK-8 | 157 students
37 Speer Ave
Clifton, NJ 07013
(973) 773-8090 0.5 PK-8
- Clifton Grades: NS | 140 students
66 Mount Prospect Ave
Clifton, NJ 07013
(973) 473-4912 0.8 NS
- Passaic Grades: PK-12 | 60 students
22 Kent Ct
Passaic, NJ 07055
(973) 777-1714 1.2 PK-12
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