Special Education for Day Students and Residential Students
Devereux School is a private, special needs school for students with emotional, behavioral and cognitive differences. We offer a challenging academic program while simultaneously focusing on therapeutic issues. Students are provided with individualized assessment and planning in a supportive environment to identify their needs and strengths. Our goal is to help students develop their true potential with strategies designed to enable a successful return to their local schools.
levels: 1 through 12 & pre-vocational training
Population Served: Males and females, ages 6-21
Students present with issues including:
Fully approved and accredited:
The Devereux School is fully approved by the Massachusetts Department of Education and is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). We also are members of maaps – the Massachusetts Association of Approved 766 Private Schools.
With an approach of Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS), Devereux School provides students the opportunity to overcome barriers to learning, discover their potential and realize their goals. The small classroom instruction ratio creates a nurturing environment in which students can concentrate on academic and social skills.
interdisciplinary approach, an individual plan is designed for each student.
Our curriculum is aligned with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks;
academic requirements are coordinated through a collaborative working
relationship with referring school districts in MA and other states.
CARES School (Center for Autism Resources and Education Services) Fitchburg, MA
Devereux CARES School provides state-of-the-art elementary and secondary day school programming for children ages 8 – 22 diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities.
- About Us
- Programs & Services
- Become a Foster Parent
- Residential Services
- Group Homes
- Special Education - Schools for Residential and Day Students
- CARES School - Center for Autism Resources and Education Services
- Diagnostic Services
- Therapeutic/Intensive Foster Care
- RI Community Mental Health Services
- Autism Home-based Services
- STARR (Short Term Assessment and Rapid Reintegration) Program
- Adult Services
- Supporting Devereux