North Hudson Academy
4511 Liberty Avenue, P.O. Box 390County:Hudson
North Bergen, NJ 07047Year Established:1989
Phone:(201) 865-9577
Fax:(201) 865-0183
Email:info@northhudsonacademy.orgWeb-Site:www.northhudsonacademy.org


Director:Dennis P. McCarthy, Ph.D.
Assistant Director:Maria A. Fragoso, LCSW


Type of Program/Services:Therapeutic Private School for Students with Disabilities

Services Include:Departmentalized Subject Area Instruction K-12, HS Basic Skills Class, High Interest Elective Classes, Extensive Computer/Technology Resources; Counseling, Art Therapy, Play Therapy, Behavior Management System; Psychiatric, Medication, and Nursing Services; ABA; Speech, Occupational and Physical Therapy; Social/Emotional/Transition and Employment Skills Development: Stanfield Transitions Curriculum


Full-time staff:36Part-time staff:0


Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Behavioral Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders, Preschool Disabilities
Age Range:3-21
Counties Served:Hudson, Union, Passaic, Essex, Bergen
Approval/Accreditation:NJDOE
Number of Students/Clients:82
Number of Classes (if school):11
Grade Range:PreK-Grade 12
Length of School/Program Year:10 Months and Extended School Year
Private Students/Clients accepted:Yes
Scholarships available:No


Mission Statement:The goal of the North Hudson Academy is to address the individual therapeutic and instructional needs of students within a highly supportive, enriching small school environment, insuring a successful return to the home school district or High School graduation.