Kennedy Krieger at Southern High School

Address:
Get Directions4400 Solomons Island Road
Harwood, MD 20776
County:
Anne Arundel County
Phone:
410-867-7100
Fax:
410-867-4153
Website:
Referral Contact(s):
LaToya Wright-Bonaparte
Disabilities Served:
06 - emotional disability, 08 - other health impairments, 09 - specific learning disabilities, 10 - multiple disabilities, 14 - autism
Capacity of Facility:
20
MSDE Approval Category:
Type II
Ages Served:
14 - 21
Grade Range:
9 through 12
Private Pay Students Accepted:
no
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:
7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Length of School/Program Year:
10 month
Program Description:
This program is designed to serve students with special education needs within a comprehensive public high school setting. Students have the opportunity to take classes within Kennedy Krieger classrooms and/or Southern High School classrooms as deemed appropriate per each student's individual academic, social/emotional, and behavioral readiness. Flexibility is available as students are able to integrate or mainstream in all aspects of a public high school while having the benefits of smaller academic groupings, accommodations for varying learning needs,, and the structure of the behavior management system. Additionally, students may take classes at the nearby Center for Applied Technology program to explore and develop their interests in various career pathways and employment opportunities. The program is staffed by a Director, special educators, and social workers.
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