School For Children

At Monmouth University
West Long Branch, NJ 07764
Tel: (732)571-3467
  • The School for Children non-profit, specialized school for students with multiple disabilities and autism.
  • The School is dedicated to students becoming fully expressed, contributing and productive members of their families and communities.
  • The School for Children is committed to providing a comprehensive education for students with moderate to severe disabilities from the ages of three to twenty-one.
  • The School is designed around the intention of its students becoming empowered, fully self-expressed, contributing and productive members of their families and communities.
  • The School's educational programs maximize each student's language, cognitive and functional potential in all aspects of daily life.
  • School for Children affirms the inestimable worth and dignity of every individual, regardless of his or her condition in life.
  • We affirm, further, the right of each person to develop to his or her full potential and to be judged on the basis of personal accomplishments.
  • Finally, we believe that the achievement of full humanity is enhanced by the experience of the human family.
  • We are a pluralistic community, in which people are affirmed as individuals, independent of ancestry, social and economic background, sexual orientation, age, gender, physical characteristics, or personal beliefs.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council of Bilingual Education
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedNursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students106 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Long Branch
    Children Of The King Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-PK | 41 students
    0.7 miles
    167 Cedar Ave
    Long Branch, NJ 07740
    (732)571-2223
    0.7NS-PK
    41
  • Asbury Park
    Ilan High School
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    0.7 miles
    1200 Roseld Ave
    Asbury Park, NJ 07712
    (732)517-1111
    0.79-12
    130
  • West Long Branch
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 95 students
    0.9 miles
    361r Monmouth Road
    West Long Branch, NJ 07764
    (732)571-2244
    0.9NS-K
    95
  • West Long Branch
    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 254
    West Long Branch, NJ 07764
    (732)222-4797
    19-12
    29
  • West Long Branch
    Grades: K-9 | 283 students
    1 miles
    250 Wall St
    West Long Branch, NJ 07764
    (732)222-8686
    1K-9
    283

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Monmouth County, NJ is $10,867 for elementary schools and $16,683 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Monmouth County, NJ is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).