Kennedy Krieger School: Greenspring Campus (High School Program)

Address:
Get Directions3825 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21211
County:
Baltimore City
Phone:
443-923-7800
Fax:
443-923-7850
Website:
Referral Contact(s):
Akilah Atkinson
Disabilities Served:
01 - intellectual disability, 04 - speech or language impairment, 06 - emotional disability, 07 - orthopedic impairment, 08 - other health impairments, 09 - specific learning disabilities, 10 - multiple disabilities, 13 - traumatic brain injury, 14 - autism
Capacity of Facility:
200
MSDE Approval Category:
Type I Special Education
Ages Served:
14 - 21
Grade Range:
9 through 12
Private Pay Students Accepted:
yes
Setting:
Day
Before and/or After School Program:
no
Nurse on-site (full or part time):
yes
Wheelchair Accessible:
yes
Hours of Operation for School Day:
7:45 a.m. - 2:20 p.m. (M, T, Th, F), 7:45 a.m. - 12:20 p.m. (W)
Length of School/Program Year:
10 month, 11 month, extended school year
Program Description:
Kennedy Krieger High School is a co-educational, comprehensive career and technology center providing authentic, performance-based instruction, along with clinical services. All students have access to the general academic curriculum. Students graduate with a MSDE approved diploma or a certificate of completion. Students may also earn specific certification in career areas. The focus of the school is the preparation of students for employment and continued educational opportunities and training, using a model of five career clusters and partnering with local businesses. Students develop portfolios of their career cluster experiences, and have the opportunity to work in student run businesses at the school. Career clusters include: (1) Information technology and Office Skills, (2) Hospitality and Tourism, (3) Retail and Consumer Services, (4) Construction/Manufacturing Trades and (5) Horticulture. A multidisciplinary team develops a continuum of program design, allowing students to have options that can accommodate their academic, behavioral, or related service needs. Extracurricular and elective offerings include: Young Marines, Student Government Assoc., intramural sports, yearbook, student mediation, newspaper, and Junior/Senior prom committee. Private pay students are accepted; Private Nationals only through SEVIS
Related Services:
Therapy: Speech/language, occupational, physical, art music, family; positive behavioral supports, individual and group psychotherapy, and social work
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