Keshet Day Schools

  • Keshet Day School provides education in specially adapted classes designed to meet students' specific educational needs.
  • The Keshet Day Schools have achieved a national reputation as an outstanding program for children with developmental disabilities.
  • When possible, students are integrated into host site's classes. Both academic and recreational integrated opportunities are based on individual's needs and abilities.
  • Keshet students spend a large part of their day with the typically developing students of these schools.
  • Educational programs are tailored to each child's personal abilities as prescribed in an individual curriculum.
  • Social workers, psychologists and an integration coordinator work with teachers, aides and students.
  • A specialist works with children who use computerized talking devices to speak, and also trains staff to enhance the students' communication skills.
  • In addition, on-site occupational, physical and speech therapists work with those children needing these services.
  • Several of our students are able to integrate into academic classes while some are integrated into art, music and physical education. All students are fully integrated for lunch and recess.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other religious school association(s)
Council for Exceptional Children
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Keshet Day Schools Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Grades: K-12 | 93 students
    9.4 miles
    2525 E Oakton St
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847) 803-1550
    9.4 K-12
    93
  • Blue Island
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 8 students
    33.9 miles
    1962 Broadway St
    Blue Island, IL 60406
    (708) 389-8137
    33.9 4-12
    8
  • Palatine
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 75 students
    10 miles
    865 E Wilmette Rd
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847) 359-8690
    10 4-12
    75
  • Northbrook
    Centerview Therapeutic School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 16 students
    2.1 miles
    3444 Dundee Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 504-8261
    2.1 K-12
    16
  • Chicago
    Beacon Therapeutic
    Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 56 students
    30.2 miles
    1912 W 103rd St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 881-1005
    30.2 Inquire with school
    56

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