Hillcrest Educatnl Ctrs, Highp

P.o. Box 4699
Pittsfield, MA 01202
Tel: (413)637-2845
  • Hillcrest Educatnl Ctrs are nestled in the beautiful Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts with no more than a 45-minute drive between the farthest campuses.
  • This location offers Hillcrest students and programs many varied benefits the safe, tranquil campus settings provide easy access to urban and cultural centers within the multi-state region, Although the campus settings are private and pastoral, this year round tourist region is steeped in a variety of rich historical, artistic, cultural and recreational resources which help to broaden and enrich students' experience, knowledge and view of the world.
  • At Hillcrest, student services are delivered through a team model.
  • Social workers, therapists, educators, psychologists, nurses, physicians, and other specialists all work together with the child care staff as a treatment team to serve a specific group of students who are assigned to that team.
  • The team takes a pro-active, educative approach to helping the student change his/her problem behaviors and learn essential problem solving and social skills.
  • All components of Hillcrest programs are fully integrated to maximize therapeutic engagement and opportunities for behavior change.
  • The primary focus of our treatment is to enable the students to make choices that will enhance the quality of their lives, both in the present at Hillcrest and in the future as members of a community.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students 48 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 23%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pittsfield
    Hillcrest-brookside
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: NS | 34 students
    0 miles
    P.o.box 183
    Pittsfield, MA 01202
    (413)499-7924
    0NS
    34
  • Pittsfield
    Grades: 8-12 | 231 students
    0.4 miles
    22 Maplewood Ave
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413)447-9121
    0.48-12
    231
  • Pittsfield
    St Mark School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
    1.1 miles
    400 Columbus Ave Ste 1
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413)442-6040
    1.1PK-8
    212
  • Pittsfield
    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
    1.8 miles
    492 Holmes Road
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413)499-1300
    1.89-12
    206
  • Pittsfield
    Grades: 3-12 | 26 students
    2.4 miles
    788 South St
    Pittsfield, MA 01201
    (413)637-2834
    2.43-12
    26

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