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New Jersey School for the Deaf - Katzenbach Campus

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Essential Information

PO Box 535
Trenton, NJ 08625

609-530-3156

Provides a quality education for deaf or hard of hearing, cochlear-implanted, multiply-disabled, emotionally-disturbed students

Additional Information

Website: http://www.mksd.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: Mercer

Location (state-county): NJ

Offers residential program: yes

Services Offered:
Bilingual Services
Vocational Training

Enrollment: 165

Grades or ages of school: Grades K-12

% of graduates who attend college: 25%

Offers summer camp, program or school: yes

Extended day mornings, afternoons or both: afternoons

School's Approach: A total communication approach is used in the classrooms. Speech, adaptive PE are also offered.

Paid Blurb 2015-2016: no

Update 2015-16: no

Transportation provided: no

Tuition structure (% FAPE reimbursement/financial aid offered, etc.): FAPE

Adaptive tech used: computer labs and classroom computers

Learning strategies/therapies utilized: ASL/Deaf Culture, Art, Woodshop, Home Economics, Computer Technology, and a variety of Vocational offerings.

Support services/therapies offered: Audiological services, speech therapy, counseling, adaptive physical education, and substance abuse prevention/education

Extracurriculars offered: Driver Education Behind the Wheel instruction.

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