The Warren County Special Services School District intermediate Behavior Disabilities classroom is located at the Allamuchy Township School in Allamuchy. This is a middle school program, grades 5-8, providing services for children ages 10-14 experiencing difficulties with behavioral and academic issues. The class consists of students that are classified BD, ED, SLD, and MD. School hours are 8:30am to 2:55pm. This self contained class provides individual and small group instruction in Language Arts Literacy, Functional Reading, Functional Mathematics, US History, World History, Geography, Civics, Earth Science, Life Science, and Physical Science.
The program is designed to provide strong academic and social support to improve their age-appropriate positive social and academic skills. The classes are small to insure maximum individual attention. Students receive academic instruction according to their IEP following the New Jersey Guidelines for Core Curriculum Content Standards. The program consists of a strong daily behavior modification program. A district counselor provides a structured counseling component to the program consisting of both individual and group counseling sessions as per student’s IEP.
If appropriate, all students are mainstreamed into their grade level specials classes. These classes include Foreign Language, Music, Art, Computers, Physical Education, Health, and Lunch. Mainstreamed academics are assigned when deemed appropriate for the student and as per their IEP. Students also participate in all school wide activities and field trips.