The Center School

The Center School ia an approved private school for students with disbilites.
We strive to educate our students socially, emotionally and academically.
We serve students age 6 - 21. At The Center School you will find a dedicated team of School Social Workers, Therapist and Special Education teachers who focus on providing every child the skills they need for a successful future.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia/Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
1971
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
101 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
The Center School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
6 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition rates are determined by the NJ DOE
Summer Program Cost Notes
Tuition rates are determined by the DOE
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Kerri Spotts

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Cooking Clubs, Dungeons and Dragons Club, E-Sports League, Explorers Club, History Club, Minecraft Club, Pride Club, Robotics Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Choir, Theater Production

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Bike Club, Intramural Sports

School Notes

  • The Center School is committed to helping children with learning disabilities and school adjustment problems, to ultimately function well in their academic achievements, peer relationships, family life and in the development of a positive self-image for whatever setting he/ she may experience in life.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of The Center School?
The acceptance rate of The Center School is 90%, which is higher than the national average of 79%.
What sports does The Center School offer?
The Center School offers 5 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Indoor Soccer, Soccer, Softball and Track and Field.
When is the application deadline for The Center School?
The application deadline for The Center School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 101 students
  • Acceptance rate: 90%
  • Average class size: 6 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Somerset County, NJ is $20,581 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Somerset County, NJ is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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