TALK Institute and School

Tel: (610)356-5566
  • The TALK Institute and School, formerly the Magnolia School, is the nation's most progressive center for the education of children with autism and language disorders outside Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
  • As teachers, therapists and researchers we are at the forefront of a new, more accurate and person-centered understanding of autism -- one that presents autism as a sensory-based movement disorder profoundly affecting language, social interaction and praxis.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Michael Meehan, M.A., CCC-SLP

School Notes

  • Licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Operates 11 Months out of the Year, September - July
  • Our Staff:
    • Each class consists of a full-time:
    • Speech-language pathologist
    • Occupational therapist
    • Special education teacher
    • Teaching assistant
  • Small class sizes to maximize the gains in all areas of language and academics
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The average private school tuition in Delaware County, PA is $22,783 for elementary schools and $29,735 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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