Davidson School Elwyn Inc

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Tel: (610)891-2201
  • The Davidson School is an Approved Private School for students, ages 3 through 21, with special needs.
  • Licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, the Davidson School has four locations: Chester, Media, Philadelphia, and West Chester, PA. In addition to academic instruction, students receive special education instruction, physical and occupational therapy, speech and language therapy, psychological and vision services, social skills training, and behavior support.
  • The Davidson School provides a highly structured classroom environment with a low student-to-staff ratio.
  • Davidson School offers programming for students with: ? Autism Spectrum Disorder ? Communication Difficulties ? Medically Fragile ? Mental Retardation ? Neurological Impairments ? Physical and Cognitive Disabilities ? Sensory Impairments ? Social-Emotional and Behavioral Challenges The Davidson School is committed to meeting the needs of each student by fostering self-determination and independence, as well as by assisting him or her in the transition from early years through school age and from school age to adulthood.
  • The members of our professional staff maintain a current certification and/or license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for their area of expertise.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Northwest Association of Accredited Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Intellectual, emotional, developmental and physical disabilities

Student Body

Total Students 305 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes

  • Students are referred to the Davidson Schol by their local school district. Please contact your local school district office. The Davidson School serves students from 55 school districts in southeastern Pennsylvania.

Profile last updated: 06/02/2016

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  5/13/2017
I have worked at the Elwyn Davidson School for 10 years. The staff and administration are all dedicated to the best interest of each student. I would never hesitate to send my child here, knowing they will be cared for and educated in a safe, nurturing environment.
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5  5/17/2016
I am seeking an environment that won't discontinue learning by making my son's main focus a job skill. An environment that aims to learn who the student is and build on the proven strengths.
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