Durand Academy and Community Services
304 Birchfield DriveCounty:Burlington
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054Year Established:1972
Phone:856-235-3540
Fax:856-235-4120
Email:info@durandac.orgWeb-Site:www.durandac.org


Executive Director:Ray Cristofoletti
Principal:Jennifer Amoroso


Type of Program/Services:Private School for Individuals with Disabilities - Day Program,Residential Programs, Family Support Programs; Adult Day Training Program

Services Include:Workplace Readiness, Social Skills, Speech and Language, Adaptive Physical Education, Approved Clinic and Agency, Crisis Intervention, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Residential Services, Family Support Services, Advocacy, Parent Training and Counseling. Discrete Trial Instruction, Physical Therapy, Community Based Instruction


Full-time staff:85Part-time staff:27


Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Behavioral Disabilities; Multiple Disabilities; Preschool Disabilities; Cognitive-Mild-Moderate; Learning and/or Language Disabilities-Mild to Moderate; Severe
Age Range:5-14
Counties Served:Gloucester, Camden, Burlington, Cumberland and Salem
Approval/Accreditation:NJDOE, D.D.D, DYFS
Number of Students/Clients:75
Number of Classes (if school):8
Grade Range:K-8, ungraded
Length of School/Program Year:10 months and Extended School Year
Private Students/Clients accepted:
Scholarships available:


Mission Statement:Durand Academy provides approved quality learning opportunities and educational programs, residential programs and family support services to children ages 5 through 21 with emotional disorders and multiple disabilities. Major goals for each child and family include personal growth, development of satisfying relationships, learning readiness, and the development of basic skills.