The Durand School

  • Individualized learning is a hallmark of the Durand Academy experience.
  • A learning plan is developed for each student. The school also utilizes several math and reading programs to maximize learning.
  • Students are grouped by ability and taught reading, mathematics, language and writing in small groups.
  • Durand Academy's goal is to make it possible for every student to return to the community.
  • For this reason, the Academy is in close contact with school districts so that students learn what their counterparts back home learn.
  • Durand students are familiar with home-area textbooks and have the background for a smooth transition to community-based schooling.
  • The Academy also makes sure that Durand students are prepared for standardized testing.
  • Training for state tests and the APA (spell out) takes place both in the classroom and in special tutorials.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other special emphasis association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 1-12

Student Body

Total Students58 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Durand School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • Westville
    Archbishop Damiano School
    Special Education School
    Grades: NS-12 | 146 students
    1.1 miles
    1145 Delsea Dr
    Westville, NJ 08093
    (856)848-4700
    1.1 NS-12
    146

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