Margaret Murphy Center For Children-main

Tel: (207)376-3311
  • Margaret Murphy Center is dedicated to offering services to people with Mental Retardation and related developmental disabilities, which enable them to maximize the quality of their lives.
  • We do this by providing community-based programs for the individuals to acquire greater independence through increasing competence in personal, social, and employment related abilities.
  • We provide housing to those who require specialized support that is not otherwise available in the community.
  • John F. Murphy Homes provides a variety of services to adults with mental retardation living in the greater Lewiston-Auburn area.
  • These services range from group homes with 24 hour support to minimal hourly support as needed.
  • There are recreational opportunities, respite care, and vocational supports as well.
  • The enrichment and art programs provide participants with the opportunities to explore their creative sides.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12

Student Body

Total Students20 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 9%
Students by GradeMargaret Murphy Center For Children-main Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
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