Daytop NJ Academy
P.O. Box 310County:Morris
Mendham, NJ 07945Year Established:2001
Phone:973-543-5656
Fax:973-543-7502
Email:jkappel@daytopnj.orgWeb-Site:www.daytopnj.org


Executive Director:James Curtin973-543-0162 ext.1jcurtin@daytopnj.org
CFO:Laura Taverna973-543-5656 ext.736ltaverna@daytopnj.org
Director of Education:Nicolette Rittenhouse-Young, Psy.D.973-543-5656 ext.708nrittenhouse-young@daytopnj.org


Type of Program/Services:Full Academic Program following NJDOE core curriculum requirements and GED preparation for Daytop residents and day students from the community

Services Include:A wholly integrated liberal arts program providing special education services and regular academic programs. Day students are welcome


Full-time staff:12Part-time staff:1


Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Fully licensed special education high school for adolescents with substance abuse & mental health conditions
Age Range:13 - 19
Counties Served:All New Jersey Counties
Approval/Accreditation:NJDOE
Number of Students/Clients:70
Number of Classes (if school):6
Grade Range:8 - 12
Length of School/Program Year:10 Month
Private Students/Clients accepted:Yes
Scholarships available:


Mission Statement:Daytop Preparatory School is dedicated to the individual student's growth in mind and spirit. The school endorses individual learning, responsibility, and honest effort as hallmarks of intellectual growth; the school requires, kindness, and truthfulness as virtues of character and spirit. The school staff creates the expectation of high performance and moral development.