Community High School

A quality education with a
Nurturing Social Experience

More than 90% of our graduates attend colleges and universities. We encourage students to achieve the highest level of performance in the classroom commensurate with their individual abilities and talents...

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Community Lower School

A supportive atmosphere that encourages
Independence and Self-confidence

The Community Lower School teaches children with learning disabilities and attention issues how to learn, and does so in a supportive atmosphere that encourages independence and self-confidence....

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News and Items of Interest for Parents and Students

  • Study Tips for Students with Learning Differences Does your child struggle with their schoolwork? If so, you are not alone! Read our blog for five study tips for students with learning differences.
  • 4 Benefits of High School Special Education Programs   We offer high school special ed programs that benefit students with learning differences... Read more....
  • These Special Education Resources & Tools Will Help Your Child   We offer a variety of special education resources and tools specifically designed to meet the needs of children with ADHD and dyslexia.   Read more....
  • 4 Tips for Back-to-School Student Anxiety If your child is suffering from student anxiety about back-to-school, you can do a few things to help ease their worries. Read more....
  • Our lower school’s special education services at the Community School are designed to help students with learning differences achieve their academic potential.   Read more....
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Our enrollment is ongoing. Please contact us for more information.

Our Programs & Specialties Serve Students from New York & New Jersey with ADHD, Dyslexia, and other Special Education Needs

RELATED SERVICES

Speech and Language Therapy, Occupational Therapy and Counseling are offered onsite with certified and experienced therapists.

READING INSTRUCTION

Students work on decoding, fluency, comprehension, vocabulary and spelling skills using The Wilson Reading Program and Orton-Gillingham Approach.

STUDY SKILLS

Full and part-time classes are offered to develop and improve study habits and organizational skills. Homework can be completed with our teachers and staff daily.

SMALL GROUPS

Our small group instruction allows for more individualized learning and extra attention for each student.

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY

We use various programs including Learning Ally, Kidspiration, Webspiration, Dictation, Text-to-Speech to enhance learning.

1:1 TUTORING

One-to-one teacher/peer tutoring is available in any subject for students to gain greater understanding in any content area.

CREATIVE ARTS

Our students express their inner creativity through art, music, drama and computer classes.

CLUBS AND ACTIVITIES

Students are encouraged to join clubs and organizations to promote community service.

ATHLETICS

Athletic teams are offered to instill teamwork, social skills and confidence.

  • 1,362 Alumni and growing
  • 250 Colleges attended
  • 90 Percent attend college