Admissions 2017-12-16T01:35:20+00:00

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Garfield Park Academy is approved by the New Jersey Department of Education and accepts students from New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Garfield Park Academy is open to students ages 5-21 who have emotional and/or learning problems.

We work closely with sending districts to help prepare students to return to public school services, whenever appropriate.

Most of our students are placed by local school districts, in which case our program and services are offered at no cost to families. Garfield Park Academy also accepts students on private tuition.

Referrals and Tours

School district administrators, Child Study Team members, teachers, and parents are welcome to contact Garfield Park Academy refer students for enrollment or to arrange a tour of our school and facilities. Click here to initiate a referral, or click here to schedule a tour now.

Students admitted to Garfield Park Academy may have diagnoses in the following areas:

  • Social Learning Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse-Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychotic Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Some examples are:

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Autism
  • Depression
  • Bipolar
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Reactive Attachment Disorder

Admissions Process

Students may be enrolled at Garfield Park Academy at any time.