At three sites, Brookfield serves students ages 5-21 who need intensive behavioral/therapeutic intervention. Brookfield Academy serves high school age (Cherry Hill); Brookfield Elementary serves K-8th grades (Haddon Heights); and Transition to College provides a unique opportunity for high school juniors & seniors (Blackwood). Intensive group & individual counseling, art therapy, cosmetology, horticulture & culinary arts are provided. We offer the following services as needed: speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, physical therapy and psychiatric support. We offer an extended school year program at the elementary level. All programs are NCASES accredited.
School's Approach: Brookfield Schools strive to be innovative, practical and effective in their teaching and counseling of the students.
Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no
Paid Blurb 2016-2017: no
Update 2015-16: yes
Update 2016-17: no
Transportation provided: yes
Tuition structure: FAPE
Adaptive tech used: eSpark • Individual Ipads
Learning strategies/therapies utilized: Practical education integrates a program of behavior modification using positive rewards that offers students the opportunity to earn rewards, trips and school-store purchases. Written report sent home daily.
Learning strategies: Transition to college T2C
Support services/therapies offered: Individual and group counseling; art, play, cooking, Lego & gardening therapies; parent and family counseling and meetings
Support services: Occupational therapy Physical therapy Social worker Speech therapy
Vocational/life skills: Vocational training
Specific learning strategies, support services or vocational programs not listed above: Summer program, Transportation