The College School serves students in first through eighth grade who demonstrate learning, attention, mild social/emotional, and/or mild behavioral issues that may impact school success. Our students flourish in a supportive environment that promotes confidence, individuality, and a spirit of self-advocacy, helping them become proud and confident learners.
Students diagnosed with reading disabilities, such as dyslexia, have been particularly successful at The College School. This success is attributable to the systematic, multisensory reading approaches utilized by teaching staff, as well as to the frequency of daily reading instruction these students receive. While the goal of The College School is to return students to a traditional school setting in two to three years, many remain through the 8th grade, as the unique blend of a challenging curriculum and a personalized approach to learning is unparalleled.
As a part of the College of Education and Human Development, students receive the benefit of the most cutting-edge techniques in curriculum and instruction from teachers who are clinical faculty members at the University. In addition, our children interact daily with motivated, eager student teachers and researchers whose primary goal is creating a rich educational environment for children with learning differences.
- Parent volunteers are needed! Please sign up to transport our students between TCS and Mitchell Hall on December 16th (afternoon only), December 17th (morning and afternoon), and December 18th (morning only). Thanks!!
- The January Rotation Calendar is now available for download.
- January Hot Lunch orders are now being accepted.
- Beginning Monday, November 17th, we will be collecting canned items that will be donated to the Newark Area Welfare Committee. Students are permitted to wear Dress Your Way clothing on Monday 11-17, 12-1, 12-8, and 12-15. Collections will continue through Wednesday, December 17th.
- The 2014-2015 TCS School Calendar is now available for download.