Jericho School for Children with Autism

Jericho School for Children with Autism
Short Description

This is not a Summer Camp where your child learns new arts and crafts. This will be four weeks of intensive Applied Behavior Analysis and Verbal Behavior services for children with developmental disabilities.

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Week One: July 10th – July 14th
Week Two: July 17th – July 21st
Week Three: July 24th – July 28th
Week Four: July 31st – August 4th

The Jericho School is now accepting registrations for the 2017 Intensive Summer Program. This is not a Summer Camp where your child learns new arts and crafts. This will be four weeks of intensive Applied Behavior Analysis and Verbal Behavior services for children with developmental disabilities. Each child will receive a comprehensive and Individualized Program with identified goals and objectives for acquisition of targeted skills. You can choose a two week program or take advantage of all four weeks for the Intensive Individualized Summer Program.

The Jericho School is a private non-profit school in Jacksonville, Florida for children with autism and other developmental disabilities. The Jericho School provides comprehensive individualized instruction that is based on the science of Applied Behavior Analysis and B.F. Skinner's analysis of Verbal Behavior.

The Jericho School is the longest serving school for children with autism in the state of Florida that utilizes Applied Behavior Analysis and Verbal Behavior. The Jericho School has a 5 out of 5 star rating according to greatschools.org. As a non-profit organization The Jericho School is dedicated to providing the highest quality of services and is always committed to Progress over Profits. 

For children with autism or any other learning or developmental delays
Science based curriculum utilizing (ABA) Applied Behavior Analysis
Low student-to-teacher ratio to maximize individual attention
Focus on language skills utilizing B.F.Skinner’s analysis of Verbal Behavior
Longest serving school in Florida utilizing ABA and Verbal Behavior
Approved school that is able to accept The John McKay Scholarship

The Jericho School has a continuum of services that are offered in efforts to tailor our programs for each individual student and to be able to serve more children and families.

Full Time and Part Time School  We offer a variety of individual and classroom programs that are designed to provide the appropriate level of instruction for each student. Each students program is designed using the Assessment of Basic Language and Learner Skills (ABLLS) and/or the Verbal Behavior Milestones Assessment and Placement Program (VB-MAPP).  A comprehensive Individual Student Plan (ISP) is developed to identify specific goals and objectives.

Communication Clinic The Communication Clinic is designed for students who may not need to be enrolled in The Jericho School full-time but still need some individualized attention to focus on particular areas of development. The Clinic provides hourly instruction on a one-to-one basis with each clinic student working with a trained experienced clinic therapist. The Clinic allows us to focus on specific needs for the student during the clinic hours.

ABA Kindergarten Program The ABA Kindergarten Program will provided a comprehensive and individualized educational program utilizing a low student to teacher ratio (2:1) to maximize individualized instruction and small group opportunities. The focus will be on intensive language intervention as well as working on academic skills and social skills. The Program will operate on a typical school calendar, five days per week from 9:00am until 12:10pm.

Intensive ABA Summer Program The Intensive Summer Program is four weeks of intensive Applied Behavior Analysis and Verbal Behavior services for children with developmental disabilities. Each child will receive a comprehensive and Individualized Program with identified goals and objectives for acquisition of targeted skills. You can choose a two week program or take advantage of all four weeks for the Intensive Individualized Summer Program.

Community Outreach Program The Community Outreach Program allows The Jericho School to provide parents’ and other community members’ access to training and education training free of charge. The program increases parents and service provider’s knowledge, skills and abilities for working with children with autism; teaching specific skills, reducing inappropriate behaviors and developing language skills.

There are limited spots for our Summer Program!
Last year we were at full capacity and we expect to fill the available spots in a short period of time. Please register early. You can download the Summer Program Enrollment Package from our website:   www.thejerichoschool.org

Please feel free to visit our website:  www.TheJerichoSchool.org
For more information or schedule a visit please call:  (904) 744-5110
You can also email: jerichoschool@yahoo.com

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