- Listing Type: Private Schools
- Residency: Day
- Type: Special Needs
- Grades Offered: Below 6th, 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
- Country: United States
- CEEB: 311619
- IPED: 2044294
- Special Needs Served: Other, Learning Differences, Therapeutic, Autism Spectrum
The Calais School is a state approved, private therapeutic special education school in North Jersey serving students in grades K through 12.
Our mission is to empower and encourage students with special needs including ADHD, reading and math weaknesses, anxiety and mood disorders and Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Learning disabilities are diverse and cut across all socio-economic strata. Additionally learning disabilities greatly influence all aspects of development.
The Calais School offers a comprehensive educational experience with state approved cirricula, therapeutic supports, visual and performing arts, independent living skills building, and college & career preparation. An interactive learning environment with smaller classes and differentiated instruction keep students engaged. Academics are further enriched with the use of promethean boards, ipads and laptops in every class room. We provide a safe and nurturing environment in which the self-esteem and personal growth of our students can flourish.