Deron School of New Jersey, Inc. (II)
130 Grove StreetCounty:Essex
Montclair, NJ 07042Year Established:1982
Phone:973-509-2777
Fax:973-509-2299
Email:Kalter@deronschool.orgWeb-Site:www.deronschool.org


Executive Director:Ronald L. Alter, M.A.
Director:Kenneth A. Alter, M.A.
Principal:Donna Shelichach


Type of Program/Services:Private School for Individuals with Disabilities - Day Program, Full-time, Shared-Time Placements.

Services Include:Health Services, Psychological, Vocational/Prevocational, Social Services, Independent Living, Speech and Language, Art, Music, Recreation, Computers, Work Experience, Transition Services.


Full-time staff:60Part-time staff:2


Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Learning and/or Language Disabilities - Mild to Moderate, Severe; Multiple Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders
Age Range:13-21
Counties Served:Essex, Hudson, Morris, Union, Passaic, Middlesex, Bergen
Approval/Accreditation:20
Number of Students/Clients:153
Number of Classes (if school):16
Grade Range:
Length of School/Program Year:210
Private Students/Clients accepted:Yes
Scholarships available:


Mission Statement:The Deron School program is designed to assist each individual to develop to his or her fullest potential, using a variety of instructional approaches, and to help the student achieve the highest level of independence within reach of ability. Our goal is that each student take what he or she has learned and use it to become as knowledgeable, self-sufficient, active and productive as possible in society.