Listing Type : MANSEF Schools
Location : Maryland / Cecil County
County : Cecil County
Phone : 410-398-1800
Fax : 410-398-1981
Referral Contact : Dr. Janice L. Moore, Deputy Director of Programs
Disabilities Served : 01 - Intellectual Disability, 10 - Multiple Disabilities, 14 - Autism
Length of School/Program Year : 12 month
MSDE Approval Category : Type I Special Education
Capacity of Facility : 35
Ages Served : 6-21
Grade Range : Non-graded
Private Pay Students Accepted : Yes
Setting : Both
Before and/or After School Program : No
Nurse on-site (full or part time) : Yes
Wheelchair Accessible : Yes
Hours of Operation for School Day : 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Program Description : Shorehaven School provides a 220 day nonpublic special education day program for students identified as having autism, intellectual and/or multiple disabilities. The program focuses on the academic, vocational, behavioral and social development of the students served. Curriculum addresses academics and introductory vocational experiences. Individualized education and behavior improvement programs are developed to meet the students' individual needs. Residential students live in community-based group homes, located in Chesapeake City and Elkton, which provide 24-hour awake supervision of five or six individuals per home. Independent living skills, leisure skill development and opportunities for community interaction are the focus of individual programs that are implemented in the residence. Each program includes the choices and preferences of the individual.
Related Services : BCBA Dietitian Nursing Occupational Therapist Physical Therapist Psychologist Speech Pathologist