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Overbrook School for the Blind

Overbrook School for the Blind is a coeducational private special needs school

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Overbrook School for the Blind says

Overbrook School for the Blind offers a variety of programs for children of different ages and abilities. The whole school is geared toward supporting students as they grow and learn. Since The Overbrook School for the Blind was founded in 1832 our mission has been to provide all our students, according to their individual needs, with the skills that will give them the greatest opportunity to experience active and fulfilling lives. The mission of Overbrook School for the Blind is to develop and deliver education that enhances the options available for persons with visual impairment and other challenges so that they have the greatest opportunity to experience active and fulfilling lives. The vision of Overbrook School for the Blind is to be a dynamic and responsive educational organization, providing leadership as a local, national and international resource, inspiring individuals with visual impairments and other challenges to achieve their highest potential.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (215) 877-0313
Email
  [email protected]

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 217
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Ungraded 217

Overbrook School for the Blind'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 Overbrook School for the Blind's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 4 : 1
Gender 53% Male / 47% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 49%
Hispanic/Latino 5%
Black or African American 40%
Asian 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

Associations & Memberships

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