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Joseph F Cappello School

Public | PK-3, 6 & ungraded | 143 students

 
 

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Posted September 25, 2009

This school is wonderful. The support they offered the children and parents was amazing. I loved teaching there and seeing the children succeed.
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted May 27, 2009

I can't say enough about this school. They''ve been wonderful to my son and he's ready to be mainstreamed. Every child should have a school as amazing as Cappello to attend.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 10, 2009

A one of a kind school for children with special needs. My daughter is very disabled, but she has done great progress there.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 22, 2009

Excellent school, the very best teachers and therapists. I have 2 children who have PDD and attend, it is a miracle how they have improved and grown. The environment is loving and nuturing, and your child is not just a number here. If your child is lucky enough to attned, you will be pleasantly surprised...
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Posted November 4, 2007

My daughter started kindergarten here in October after much fighting to get her in this school. She has a mild form of autism and is thriving here. The whole staff is understanding of these children's special needs. I love JFC and the staff!
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Posted October 30, 2007

I have a son that goes there it is a great school.
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Posted April 27, 2007

I had my son there 2 years ago. I loved the school and the staff was always helpful to me in anyway they could help. I miss this school
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Posted December 3, 2006

I have a son with Autism and multiple disabilities. The teachers and therapists at JCS amaze me. My son is becoming a different child with their guidance and loving care. He is learning by leaps and bounds and is becoming more socially appropriate all the time. JCS is truly a Godsend.
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 36% 16%
Hispanic 28% 22%
White 22% 51%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 14% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 42%N/A34%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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  • Ms Christine Sevilla

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1072 Old Trenton Road
Trenton, NJ 08690
Phone: (609) 588-8485

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