The Center School

  • The Center School serves 104 students in grades 2-12 and is a member of the National Association of Private Special Education Centers and the Other associations(s) for exceptional children.
  • The student:teacher of The Center School is 4:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 2-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students104 students
Student Body Typen/a
Students by GradeThe Center School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMaryellen Grabowski


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBasketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Cooking Clubs, 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.
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