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The Forbush School at Glyndon

The Forbush School at Glyndon is a coeducational private special needs school for students in grades 1 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

The Forbush School at Glyndon says

The Forbush School at Glyndon is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education as a Type I Special Education Nonpublic School to provide educational and therapeutic services for children and adolescents through 12th grade. Located for more than 40 years on Sheppard Pratt's campus in Towson, the school relocated to a spacious campus in Glyndon in July 2009. With resources to serve more than 160 students, The Forbush School at Glyndon will continue its longstanding tradition of providing educational, vocational and therapeutic services to students with complex needs from throughout Central Maryland and beyond. The school operates 12 months of the year. The Forbush School at Glyndon is a Type I full day Special Education and related services for male and female students with emotional disturbances and autism in Kindergarten, Elementary School (Grades 1 through 8), Secondary School (Grades 9-12) and Nongraded (Ages 2 through 21) educational program.

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
  (410) 517-5400
Email
  ifisher@sheppardpratt.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 156
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 2
1 5
2 3
3 4
4 9
5 6
6 16
7 17
8 15
9 11
10 13
11 15
12 27
Ungraded 13

The Forbush School at Glyndon'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 The Forbush School at Glyndon's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 6 : 1
Gender 66% Male / 34% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 52%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 1%
Hispanic/Latino 1%
Black or African American 44%
Asian 1%

Associations & Memberships

National Independent Private Schools Association (NIPSA)

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