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A national leader in the education of children with special needs
The Day School at The Children’s Institute is an Approved Private School, licensed by the Pennsylvania Bureau of Private Academic Schools and approved as a Special Education School by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Bureau of Special Education.
A place of innovation, personal growth and amazing accomplishments, our teachers and related services staff (e.g. speech/language pathologists and physical and occupational therapists) work together; collaborating and sharing with parents and other professionals in order to provide each child with an extraordinary learning experience. We strongly believe that parents and school districts are an invaluable part of the mix.
Our school is fully accredited by the National Commission for the Accreditation of Special Education Services (NCASES).
The Day School serves nearly 200 students from 67 school districts. Our students range in age from 5 though 21 and are often challenged by complex disabilities such as autism spectrum disorder, cerebral palsy, and/or neurological impairments.
Our school is approved for tuition reimbursement from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and local school districts for students identified as challenged by autism, neurological impairments, or cerebral palsy.
The Day School is licensed by the Pennsylvania Department of Education as an Approved Private School (APS), and fully accredited by the National Commission for the Accreditation of Special Education Services (NCASES)
For more information, please download our information sheet or call 412-420-2487.