Italian Home For Children

  • Our IHC private day school provides a variety of educational services to day and residential students on-grounds.
  • The following are services provided by the school: Highly structured special education services Individual and small group instruction Small class size Academic focus Specialized services in reading, speech, and occupational therapy Diagnostic evaluations Structured, positive behavior management 8 Week Summer School Program Extended Day Program After school Program School Vacation Program Inclusion services Transition Services.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 2-9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported All: Call for specific information
Year Founded 1918

Student Body

Total Students 83 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Italian Home For Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Denise Hamilton

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Indoor SoccerBaseballBasketball,
CheeringDance,
Flag FootballIndoor Soccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Community Athletics, Swimming Swimming, Community Athletics,

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The average private school tuition in Suffolk County, MA is $8,108 for elementary schools and $23,293 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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