The Arc of Essex County's Stepping Stones School is a private non-profit school, designed to meet the developmental and learning needs of children with cognitive impairments including children with Down syndrome.
Students are provided with the most up-to-date therapy and educational techniques to achieve their highest potential.
Stepping Stones offers support for children ages three to nine in preschool and primary settings.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 30 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
30 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
48%
State avg.: 39%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
8 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Admissions Director
Sue Wilson

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 30 students
  • Average class size: 8 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Essex County, NJ is $21,968 for elementary schools and $18,036 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Essex County, NJ is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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