The Pathways School - Re-Entry at Friendly

Get DirectionsFriendly High School,10000 Allentown Rd.
Fort Washington, MD 20744
Prince George's County
Referral Contact(s):
Carol Papagiannis (301-649-0778)
Disabilities Served:
06 - emotional disability
Capacity of Facility:
MSDE Approval Category:
Type II
Ages Served:
13 - 19
Grade Range:
9 through 12
Private Pay Students Accepted:
Before and/or After School Program:
Nurse on-site (full or part time):
Wheelchair Accessible:
Hours of Operation for School Day:
7:45 a.m. - 2:25 p.m.
Length of School/Program Year:
10 month
Program Description:
The Pathways School – Re-Entry at Friendly program provides academic, therapeutic and transition services to high school students with emotional disabilities in order to facilitate the student’s return to mainstream classes in Prince George’s County’s Friendly High School. Eligible students will be identified as needing intensive special education and therapeutic services in order to mainstream successfully in public school classes and earn a Maryland high school diploma. The program offers high school course offerings based on Prince George’s s County Public School curriculum. Through instruction and therapeutic services, the staff teach social skills, study skills and academic subjects to help students meet graduation requirements. Students are also afforded the opportunity to participate in a wide range of extracurricular activities with non-disabled peers. The Pathways School – Re-Entry at Friendly program is based in a suite including office, classroom, and meeting space in Friendly High School. The public school’s cafeteria services, library media services, curriculum resources, instructional materials and equipment are also utilized for student programming. In addition, students have access to indoor and outdoor student areas, including the cafeteria, health room, computer labs and playing fields.
Related Services:
Individual, group and family counseling, crisis intervention, recreation and arts, speech and occupational therapy
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