Montgomery Academy
188 Mount Airy RoadCounty:Somerset
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920Year Established:1970

Executive Director:Anthony G. Gebbia
Supervisor of Curriculum & Instruction:Cheryl Lentini
Principal:Tom Nolan

Type of Program/Services:Private School for Individuals with Disabilities - Day Program, Extended School year, Employment Training and Skills (MIR) Therapeutic Environment. Student employment opportunities.

Services Include:Health Services, Social Services, Group Counselling, LDTC, Independent Living, Speech and Language, College, Career and Trade Exploration, Performing Arts Program.

Full-time staff:50Part-time staff:2

Classes Offered/Disabilites Served:Behavioral Disabilities
Age Range:5-21
Counties Served:Bergen,Essex,Hudson,Hunterdon,Middlesex,Morris,Passaic,Somerset,Sussex,Union,Warren
Number of Students/Clients:110
Number of Classes (if school):14
Grade Range:K-HS and Post High School
Length of School/Program Year:10 months and Extended School Year
Private Students/Clients accepted:Yes
Scholarships available:After school and summer camp, as eligible

Mission Statement:Montgomery Academy's program is designed to provide a safe, supportive learning environment. The therapeutic program encourages students to increase social skills, make more appropriate choices and decisions; and to be more confident and independent. An extensive performing arts program offers students creative opportunities in visual and graphic arts, musical instruments, chorus and theater arts. Use of Life Space Interview technique used to assist students.