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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: 210

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

Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no

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: NJā€ˆDepartment of Education-approved private school for the handicapped provides 10-month functional academic program, 35-day extended school year, adaptive PE, swim instruction and life skills training.

Support services/therapies offered: Behavior and stress management techniques; OT, PT, ST; music therapy and art. Collaborates with outside agencies to assist in the fitting, purchasing and monitoring of adaptive equipment/mobility devices.

Extracurriculars offered: Large gymnasium, two swimming facilities and a lake for fishing and boating.Prevocational and vocational instruction, work study and transition planning

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