Communication / social disorder
Deaf / hard of hearing
Developmental disability / ID
Learning disability / ADHD
Pervasive development disorder
Offers residential program:
Grades or ages of school:
Grades 3-12 (age out at 21)
Gender of students:
Offers summer camp, program or school:
Tuition structure (% FAPE reimbursement/financial aid offered, etc.):
The High Road School of Delaware works with Students who are referred by Local School Districts. Tuition needs are met by the State of Delaware and the School Districts respectively.
Assistive tech used:
Computers/computer lab; Laptops; SmartBoards, iPads
Learning strategies/therapies utilized:
The school focuses on meeting the needs of each students Individual Education Plans (IEP's). The school also implements a therapeutic environment with a structured behavior model.
Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports
Support services/therapies offered:
The school employs a full time social worker to provide therapy both individually and in a group setting. Physical therapists can also be utilized on an as needed basis.
The school works closely with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Division of Developmental Disability Services, individualized internships, job shadowing, volunteer opportunities and life skills training. The school has sports teams(Football and Basketball)that compete against other schools in the region. The school also has a partnership with the Special Olympics of Delaware and students are encouraged to take part in numerous incentive driven activities.