Mental Health & Deafness Resources

  • Mental Health & Deafness Resources is dedicated to the provision of intensive mental health and educational services to children, adolescents and adults who are deaf, hard of hearing or have communication disorders, complicated by emotional/behavioral disturbance or developmental delay.
  • The quality of care and sensitivity to the diverse needs of the individual in a culturally affirmative environment is of primary concern in all our endeavors.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDeafness
Year Founded1984

Student Body

Total Students24 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
61%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorFrank Adams
Admissions Associategayle giusti

School Notes

  • We have classrooms in Rolling Meadows and in Bloomington.  While most of the students reside in our DCFS-licensed residences, we also serve a few day-only students at both locations. 

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rolling Meadows
    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
    0.5 miles
    4321 Wilmette Avenue
    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
    (847)991-7900
    0.5PK-K
    82
  • Palatine
    New Connection's Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 60 students
    1.1 miles
    865 E Wilmette Rd
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847)359-8690
    1.12-12
    60
  • Palatine
    South Campus
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 98 students
    1.1 miles
    909 E Wilmette Rd Ste F
    Palatine, IL 60074
    (847)359-8300
    1.11-12
    98
  • Rolling Meadows
     St Colette School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
    1.4 miles
    3900 Pheasant Dr
    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
    (847)392-4098
    1.4PK-8
    213
  • Palatine
    Palatine KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 102 students
    1.5 miles
    929 E. Palatine Rd.
    Palatine, IL 60067
    (847)358-2233
    1.5NS-PK
    102

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