Listing Type : MANSEF Schools
County : Prince George's County
Phone : 301-210-4860
Fax : 301-210-4863
Referral Contact : Clarence Humes, Kelly Vergamini
Disabilities Served : 01 - Intellectual Disability, 06 - Emotional Disability, 08 - Other Health Impairments, 10 - Multiple Disabilities, 14 - Autism
Length of School/Program Year : 10 month, Extended School Year, 5 Week Summer School
MSDE Approval Category : Type I Special Education
Capacity of Facility : 130
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 : 8:00 a.m. to 2:40 p.m.
Program Description : High Road Upper School of Prince George's County is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education as a nonpublic educational program, serving the instructional and behavioral needs of students with emotional disabilities, autism and other academic and behavioral differences in a supportive and structured environment. The High Road Schools build the confidence and competence of our students through individualized academic and behavioral interventions. The program is designed to focus on personalized academic, behavioral, and career development goals so that the student can return to a less restrictive setting. The High Road School incorporates a variety of educational experiences and utilizes the community to provide the students with meaningful job related experiences. Parental participation is encouraged and integrated into the school setting.
Related Services : Individual and group counseling, family therapy, case management, transitional services, occupational therapy, speech/language therapy, psychiatric consultation and behavior management.