Ivy Street School

  • Ivy Street School is a private residential and day school serving boys and girls (ages 13-22) with autism spectrum disorder, brain injuries, and other neurological challenges.
  • We offer academic plans tailored to their education level; life skills and vocational training, individual and group therapy; adaptive physical education; and restorative therapies such as physical therapy, speech therapy, and occupational therapy.
  • The school is part of a larger nonprofit organization, MAB Community Services, which has been creating opportunities for individuals with disabilities since 1903.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 37 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Ivy Street School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Tunzel Hayes

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Football, Rock ClimbingBasketballFootball,
Rock Climbing

School Notes

  • Ivy Street School was founded in 1993 to provide residential and educational treatment to the growing number of adolescents with brain injuries and other neurological difficulties, and today the school specializes in students on the autism spectrum as well. Ivy Street School is a place for learning, providing young men and women from the ages of 13 to 22 with academic plans tailored to their education level; life skills and vocational training, individual and group therapy; adaptive physical education; and restorative therapies such as physical therapy, speech therapy, and occupational therapy.
  • Ivy Street specializes in helping families and students gain the skills and strategies to successfully manage their disabilities and the challenging behaviors caused by autism spectrum disorder, brain injury, or other neurological difficulties. Our phased vocational curriculum and residential opportunities put students on a track of increasing independence and self confidence, leading toward the goal of successful transition to adult life.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Natick
    Brandon School & Residental Treatment
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 39 students
    11.7 miles
    27 Winter St
    Natick, MA 01760
    (508)655-6400
    11.72-12
    39
  • Boston
    Boston University Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 9-12 | 172 students
    0.3 miles
    One University Road
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617)353-9000
    0.39-12
    172
  • Brookline
    Meridian Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
    0.3 miles
    1187 Beacon St
    Brookline, MA 02446
    (617)277-1118
    0.36-12
    60
  • Chestnut Hill
    Boston College Campus School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 26 students
    3 miles
    Campion Hall Rm. 197
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617)552-3223
    31-12
    26
  • West Newton
    Learning Prep School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 230 students
    6.1 miles
    1507 Washington St
    West Newton, MA 02465
    (617)965-0764
    6.13-12
    230

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
May 25, 2017
The admissions essay is an important part of your child's admissions profile. Noodle Pros essay expert Kate Fisher offers some valuable tips about writing the admissions essay.
May 25, 2017
When you apply for a position at a private school, you need to use a slightly different approach than you would use if you were applying for a sales job somewhere.
May 25, 2017
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Norfolk County, MA is $7,685 for elementary schools and $26,923 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Norfolk County, MA is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).