YCS - Independence High School
15 Smalley TerraceCounty:Essex
Irvington, NJ 07111Year Established:2002
Phone:973-372-4473
Fax:973-399-1983
Email:kedghill@ycs.orgWeb-Site:www.ycs.org


President/CEO:Richard Mingoia
President/CEO IFS:Margaret L. Woods
Principal:Keith Edghill


Type of Program/Services:Alternative High School for Individuals with emotional and behavioral difficulties

Services Include:Counseling


Full-time staff:16Part-time staff:


Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:behavioral disabilities; cognitive-mild;learning and/or language disabilities - mild to moderate
Age Range:14-21
Counties Served:Essex
Approval/Accreditation:NJDOE
Number of Students/Clients:45
Number of Classes (if school):6
Grade Range:9-12
Length of School/Program Year:220 days
Private Students/Clients accepted:No
Scholarships available:No


Mission Statement:The mission of all YCS schools is to teach children to become academically proficient and socially competent through a highly-crafted and structured program specifically designed for students with severe emotional and behavioral problems.