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Archway Programs, Atco

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280 Jackson Rd.
PO Box 668
Atco, NJ 08004

856-767-5757

Serves students ages 3-21 with multiple disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, communication disabilities, multiple handicaps & behavioral concerns. NJ DOE approved private school for the handicapped.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.archwayprograms.org

Disabilities Served:
Asperger syndrome
Autism
Cerebral palsy
Deaf / hard of hearing
Developmental disability / MR
Emotional/behavioral disorder
Learning disability / ADHD
Muscular dystrophy
Neurological impairment
Pervasive development disorder
Visual impairment / blind

County: Camden

Location (state-county): NJ

Services Offered: Vocational Training

Enrollment: 200

Grades or ages of school: Ages 3-21

% of graduates who attend college: 5%

Offers summer camp, program or school: yes

Extended day mornings, afternoons or both: afternoons

School's Approach: Music, art, swimming, prevocational, vocational, careers program

Update 2015-16: yes

Transportation provided: yes

Tuition structure (% FAPE reimbursement/financial aid offered, etc.): Sending public school district responsible for all costs

Adaptive tech used: yes

Learning strategies/therapies utilized: 10-Month Academic Program, 35-Day Extended School Year Program, individual counseling, OT, PT, Speech, Swim Instruction, Music Therapy, Art, Life Skills, Functional Academics, Adaptive Physical Education, Horticulture/Floral Design, Pre-vocational and Vocational Instruction, Work Study, and Transition Planning.

Support services/therapies offered: We provide a wide variety of support services, including behavior and stress management techniques, occupational and speech therapies, as well as physical therapy including collaborating with outside agencies to assist in the fitting, purchasing and monitoring of adaptive equipment/mobility devices.

Extracurriculars offered: wo swimming facilities and a lake-side setting ideal for fishing and boating. Vocational training classes , as well as work-study experiences complement the students’ life skills program and prepare them for post graduate placement.