The New England Center For Children
- The New England Center for Children, a school for autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts.
- We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to bringing out human potential and creating productive lives for children with autism.
- Since 1975, we have remained true to our original mission providing state-of-the-art autism education and individualized treatment for children with autism spectrum disorder, pervasive developmental disorder, and Asperger's Syndrome.
- Our students and parents come from all areas of the country, and have varying backgrounds and family situations.
- All families share the commitment to find and support the best possible placement for their child with Autism/PDD or other Related Disorders.
- The New England Center for Children provides a full range of educational, residential and treatment programs designed to help children with autism and other developmental disabilities reach their full potential.
- Our overriding goal is to provide state-of-the-art Applied Behavior Analysis when teaching children with autism, thereby increasing their abilities to function and communicate successfully with as much independence as possible.
- Each program has been developed to address varying skills and multiple levels of functioning.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other associations(s) for exceptional children|
Other special emphasis association(s)
State or regional independent school association
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Total Students||204 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||95 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||2:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- East Walpole Grades: 2-12 | 89 students
300 Boston Providence Tpke
East Walpole, MA 02032
(508) 850-3900 17.6 2-12
- Framingham Grades: 1-9 | 23 students
1 Winch St
Framingham, MA 01701
(508) 877-1222 2.7 1-9
- Lancaster Grades: 1-12 | 158 students
971 Main St
Lancaster, MA 01523
(978) 368-4980 14.3 1-12
- Natick Grades: 1-12 | 37 students
6 Strathmore Rd
Natick, MA 01760
(508) 650-5940 5.8 1-12
- Waltham Grades: 3-12 | 80 students
410 Totten Pond Road
Waltham, MA 02451
(781) 895-3200 14.3 3-12