The Carman Road School provides comprehensive educational services for students with multiple physical and developmental disabilities, aged 5 to 21.
Students participate in a curriculum aligned to the New York State Standards for Students with Severe Disabilities, as well as the New York State Common Core Learning Standards. The program is specifically designed to advance the language, social, emotional, prevocational and cognitive skills of each student.
Traditional educational methods are used in conjunction with state-of-the-art technology to provide stimulating educational experiences. Learning is enriched through clubs, specialized programs, community involvement, field trips and sports programs.
A carefully structured aided language environment, using visual strategies and combined with sensory activities and technology, encourage the growth of communication and interpersonal skills.
Parents are encouraged to be active participants in their child’s education. Support services are provided by physical and occupational therapists, speech therapists, school Psychologist and school social worker as well as nursing staff and a consulting physician.