Green Tree School & Services

1196 East Washington Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19138
Tel: (215)866-0200
  • Serving children with unique challenges and abilitlies and their families since 1957, Green Tree School & Services (GTSS) programs include a licensed Approved Private School, Consulting Services, and Diagnositic Services.
  • It is located in historic West Oak Lane, but provides services throughout the Greater Philadelphia area.
  • GTSS serves students with Autism Spectrum Disorders and those identified as Seriously Emotionally Disturbed.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism Spectrum Disorders, Seriously Emotionally Disturbed
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 104 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Green Tree School & Services Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
47%
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Funded through state, local and federal sources
% on Financial Aid
100%
Admissions Director Adria Bickel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

School Notes

  • The admissions process begins when a student is referred by their local education agency (LEA) in an effort to provide a free and appropriate public education. The student must have an educational disability of Autism or Emotional Disturbance to qualify for admissions; he/she may have other disabilities as well such as Specific Learning Disability, Speech or Language Impairment, and OHI (Other Health Impairment). The referral will consist of the student's current school Evaluation Report and Individualized Education Program (IEP). The referral can only be submitted by the LEA that is accepting financial responsibility for the student's placement.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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