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Larc School

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Essential Information

Address 1089 Creek Rd.
Bellmawr, NJ 08031
Phone856-933-3725
Website URL www.larcschool.org

Larc School is a private, nonprofit school serving preschool children through young adults with multiple disabilities. Since 1968, Larc’s mission is to afford very youngster opportunities for growth, development and, most important, independence. Renowned for its warm, family-like atmosphere, Larc focuses on each student’s individual goals & capabilities providing educational, therapeutic, recreational & respite services in a supportive environment. Larc serves students in the entire South Jersey region.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.larcschool.org

Disabilities Served:
Cerebral palsy
Deaf / hard of hearing
Developmental disability / MR
Neurological impairment
Physical disability
Visual impairment / blind

County: Camden

Location (state-county): NJ-Camden

Grades or ages of school: Ages 3-21

Staff:student ratio: 3:1

School's Approach: 3:1 student-teacher ratio; Adaptive Physical Education (APE)
Adaptive playground
Commission for the Blind Services
Community-Based Experiences
Experts in augmentative communication
Free Lunch Program
Full health & medical referral services
Integrated therapy
Multimedia Library
Multi-Sensory Room
Music
Occupational, physical & speech therapy
Sensory Garden
Six week extended school year
State-of-the-art adaptive technology
Therapeutic feeding

Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no

Paid Blurb 2016-2017: no

Update 2015-16: yes

Update 2016-17: no

Transportation provided: yes

Tuition structure: FAPE

Learning strategies/therapies utilized: Individualized and integrated speech, occupational and physical therapies. Children also enjoy Adaptive Physical Education (APE), community-based experiences, music and technology opportunities.

Learning strategies:
Positive Behavioral Intervention and Supports
Safe & Positive Approaches

Support services/therapies offered: individualized and integrated speech, Children also enjoy Adaptive Physical Education (APE), community-based experiences and music, community-based experiences, and technology opportunities.

Support services:
Music therapy
Occupational therapy
Physical therapy
School nurse
Speech therapy
Vision services

Vocational/life skills: Life skills

Extracurriculars offered:
Library
Music
Sports

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

Paid Blurb 2016: no

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