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ECLC Of New Jersey

  • Education, Vocational

Essential Information

21 Lum Ave.
Chatham, NJ 07928


Students have significant learning disabilities.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.eclcofnj.org/

Disabilities Served:
Communication / social disorder
Developmental disability / MR
Neurological impairment
Pervasive development disorder

County: N. NJ

Location (state-county): NJ

Enrollment: 195

Grades or ages of school: Ages 5-21

Staff:student ratio: 1:4

Offers summer camp, program or school: yes

Extended day mornings, afternoons or both: mornings & afternoons

School's Approach: Our mission is to prepare our students academically, emotionally & socially to become contributing members of their community. Students are grouped according to abilities not by their "grade" levels. They may stay in the same class for years. The maximum age range within a classroom is four years; 4:1 student/staff ratio, max 12 in a class

Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no

Paid Blurb 2016-2017: no

Update 2015-16: no

Update 2016-17: no

Transportation provided: no

Tuition structure: FAPE

Adaptive tech used: iPads or full-time facility dogs

Learning strategies/therapies utilized: SCERTS (Social Communication Emotional Regulation and Transactional Support) is a multi-sensory, child-centered and activity based model

Support services:
Animal/dog therapy

Extracurriculars offered: weekend sleepover socialization; work-readiness program called SKIL (Seeking Knowledge for Independent Living)

Specific learning strategies, support services or vocational programs not listed above: Extended day, Summer program

Paid Blurb 2016: no