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New England Center for Children

New England Center for Children is a coeducational private special needs school

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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New England Center for Children says

The New England Center for Children, a school for autism located 20 miles west of Boston in Southborough, Massachusetts. We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to bringing out human potential and creating productive lives for children with autism. Since 1975, we have remained true to our original mission providing state-of-the-art autism education and individualized treatment for children with autism spectrum disorder, pervasive developmental disorder, and Asperger's Syndrome. Our students and parents come from all areas of the country, and have varying backgrounds and family situations. All families share the commitment to find and support the best possible placement for their child with Autism/PDD or other Related Disorders. The New England Center for Children provides a full range of educational, residential and treatment programs designed to help children with autism and other developmental disabilities reach their full potential. Our overriding goal is to provide state-of-the-art Applied Behavior Analysis when teaching children with autism, thereby increasing their abilities to function and communicate successfully with as much independence as possible. Each program has been developed to address varying skills and multiple levels of functioning.



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  (508) 481-1015

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 244
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 28
Ungraded 216

New England Center for Children's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing New England Center for Children's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 3 : 1
Gender 76% Male / 24% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 79%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 2%
Asian 5%

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

Other special emphasis assocations

Other associations for exceptional children

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