Wordsworth Academy

Pennsylvania Ave & Camp Hill
Fort Washington, PA 19034
Tel: (215)643-5400
  • Wordsworth provides a full continuum of mental health and education services for children and adolescents.
  • These services range from outpatient therapy to residential treatment. We are proudly accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (Joint Commission) and recognized as a leader in the local behavioral health provider community.
  • The mission of Wordsworth, a not-for-profit institution founded in 1952, is to provide quality Education, Treatment and Care to children and families with special needs.
  • The primary objective is to help each client be successful in their family and community.
  • This is best accomplished by drawing on the strengths and resources of each child and family and developing a vision with reality based outcomes and achievable goals.
  • Wordsworth recognizes and respects the differing cultural beliefs, values, attitudes and expectations of our clients and families.
  • Actively partnering with the family and child, our team of professionals assesses needs and strengths and builds a plan for achievable goals.
  • We can link effective education, treatment and care for optimal positive outcomes.
  • With an array of comprehensive services of varying intensity, we provide the opportunity for continuous improvement.
  • Wordsworth responds to the changing requirements of our community, children, and families.
  • In an environment of mutual respect and understanding, Wordsworth maintains a skilled and dedicated staff to achieve our mission with compassionate care.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Grades Offeredn/a

Student Body

Total Students243 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
69%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeWordsworth Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
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