Elizabeth Lee Black School - An Approved Private School

The Elizabeth Lee Black School offers a range of educational program choices designed to help all children achieve their greatest potential. We offer educational programs that include:

Our school is specially designed to provide a highly structured classroom environment which allows children with significant disabilities to develop to their fullest. Each day the children participate in educational activities presented within a very predictable routine in order to confidently practice new skills. Each student's IEP directs their learning experiences, which integrate a variety of activities throughout the school day, to address their academic, behavioral and therapeutic needs.

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A Wide Range of Innovative Services Including:

  • Nursing
  • Assistive Technology
  • Certified Teachers
  • Behavioral Services
  • Handwriting without Tears
  • Physical Therapy
  • Children's Choir
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech
  • Art
  • Vision
  • Therapy Dog Program
  • Library/Media
  • Wellness Program
  • Psychological Services
  • Adapted Playground
  • Integrated Technology in all Classrooms
  • Sign Language
  • Touch Screens
  • iPads
  • Tap-It
  • Gym
  • Advanced Fitness Program

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services in our new school blog

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The Elizabeth Lee Black School is a member of the Alliance of Approved Private Schools of Pennsylvania.
To learn more about how Alliance members are educating and supporting students with severe disabilities, visit the website.