The Felician School

Tel: (973)777-5355
  • Anchored with Love ~ Learning for Life Understanding that all persons have a special gift to share, The Felician School strives to provide a quality educational program to prepare each of our students for their own journey of learning within a climiate of acceptance and respect. The Felician School has been serving students (ages 4-21) with special needs for over 40 years. Students are place by their districts at no cost to families.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Autism spectrum/Behavioral Disorders/Cognitive Impairment/Anxiety
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Placed by local districts at no cost to families
Admissions Director Rose Marie Smiglewski


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Bell Choir, Chorus, Girls/Boys Sports Club, Photography Club, Rock Band, Walking Club, Yoga Bell Choir, Chorus, Rock Band, Walking Club, Yoga, Girls/Boys Sports Club,
Photography Club,

School Notes

  • The Felician School serves students with special needs including Autism Spectrum, Cognitive Impairment, Anxiety and Behavioral Disorders.  Our program is highly individualized focusing on Functional Academics, Social Awareness, Independent Living, and more.  Students are given necessary supports to develop their independence, each to their own potential.  We are forturnate to be located within a community which provides varied opportunties for Community-Based Instruction.  In addition we are affiliated with Felician University and Immaculate Conception High School on campus, as well as the Boys and Girls Club of Lodi. 
  • Recognized as a "School of Excellence" through NASET, The Felician School is a member of the Association of Schools and Agencies for the Handicapped (ASAH), Autism New Jersey (formerly COSAC), and works closely with Community Personnel Services, Inc. Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, and Division of Developmental Disabilities (NJ Department of Human Services)

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