Learning Center for Exceptional Children, Inc.
199 Scoles Ave.County:Passaic
Clifton, NJ 07012Year Established:1978
Phone:973-773-8090 (School)

Director:Linda J. Buonauro973-773-8090 (Clifton campus)
Principal:Teddy Tasoulas

Type of Program/Services:Private School for Individuals with Disabilities - Day Program, Preschool Program, Extended School Year.

Services Include:Health Services, Psychological, Vocational/Prevocational, Social Services, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Independent Living, Speech and Language Therapy.

Full-time staff:79Part-time staff:5

Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Autism; Multiple Disabilities; Preschool Disabilities
Age Range:3-21
Counties Served:Bergen, Hudson, Passaic, Essex
Number of Students/Clients:93
Number of Classes (if school):10
Grade Range:PreK-21
Length of School/Program Year:10 months and Extended School Year
Private Students/Clients accepted:Yes
Scholarships available:

Mission Statement:The Learning Center for Exceptional Children, Inc. was established to provide an environment in which students could be nurtured. This program is designed to guide students along the path that will allow them to maximize their potential, geared to the successful development of skills, enabling them to interact productively in our society. Instructional strategies are employed that are conducive to successful and positive growth academically, as well as socially and behaviorally. The Learning Center also has a commitment to enhance the student's home stability by providing direct in-home services. Transitional programs within the school prepare these students to lead as self-sufficient a life as possible in the mainstream of society.