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Park School

Public | PK, 1-12 | 71 students

 
 

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Posted June 13, 2013

Characterized by its caring staff, Park students benefit from a nurturing self-contained educational facility. Park has a curriculum that builds skill sets that carry over into the student's daily life. The adaptive curriculum makes it possible for all students to meaningfully participate in adaptive physical education, art, music and drama. A home living center offers opportunities for students to practice daily living skills from meal preparation, laundry, housekeeping skills and personal care. The Independent skills center helps student learn about a structured work system and build awareness about productivity. The school works with families to prepare students for successful transitions to post-secondary placements.
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Posted April 27, 2010

Park School is a special needs school. My daughter went to Park School after several other schools. It was the best school for her.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 3, 2005

Park School is a great school for disabled children. I have never seen a school able to communciate with disabled children.
—Submitted by a student


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 39% 18%
White 34% 51%
Hispanic 17% 24%
Two or more races 7% 3%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Marlene Grossman

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828 Main Street
Evanston, IL 60202
Phone: (847) 859-8590

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