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Archbishop Damiano School at St. John of God Community Services

Map1145 Delsea Dr.
Westville, NJ
856-848-4700 x 1152
    Categories:
  • Early Intervention & PreSchool
  • Education
  • Vocational

Description:

Archbishop Damiano School is a non-sectarian, New Jersey State Department of Education approved private school for students with severe to moderate developmental disabilities, including intellectual, physical and complex medical conditions, ranging in age from three to twenty-one. ADS provides a dynamic educational program, which starts with the development of communication skills, social interactions, functional academic, work-related skills, fine and gross motor skills, specialized daily living skills and transitional programming.

School's Approach

A multidisciplinary approach is used to insure that all the student’s needs are being addressed in an atmosphere of dignity and respect.

Additional Information:

Phone 2: www.adsschool.org
Disabilities Served: Cerebral palsy
Emotional/behavioral disorder
Learning disability / ADHD
Neurological impairment
Physical disability
Visual impairment / blind
County: Gloucester
Location (state-county): NJ-Gloucester
Services Offered: Support Groups
Vocational Training
Enrollment: 152
Grades or ages of school: Ages 3-21
Staff:student ratio: 3:1
Gender of students: coed
Offers summer camp, program or school: yes
Updated 2017-2018: yes
Transportation provided: yes
Tuition structure (% FAPE reimbursement/financial aid offered, etc.): Tuition is paid by the student’s school district.
Tuition structure: FAPE
Assistive tech used: iPads with LAMP, SmartBoards, Tobii Dynavox PCEye Go
Learning strategies/therapies utilized: Common Core, along with functional skills, community-based instruction and horticulture.
Support services/therapies offered: registered nurses
Support services: Occupational therapy
Physical therapy
Speech therapy
Extracurriculars offered: Work Study; Therapeutic recreation (sports, Special Olympics, arts & crafts, fitness) and 4-H
Extracurriculars offered: Sports
Specific learning strategies, support services or vocational programs not listed above: Extended school year (Summer program)
Sponsored Listing 2017: yes
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