Special Features

The Katherine Thomas School prides itself on the delivery of services and program that exceed what is typically offered in other schools for special needs students. Some of the special features at KTS include:

  • Multi-disciplinary teams occupational therapists, speech-language pathologists and social workers) fully integrated into classroom
  • Social skills development is infused through all aspects of the student’s day
  • Learning is made exciting through the use of computer technology, multi-modal hands-on materials and Universal Design for Learning Strategies
  • Cross-curricular integration for art, music, drama, and PE
  • High school program is graded and diploma-based with career and technology pathway options
  • Art, music, and drama classes are offered for all students
  • Extra-curricular activities are available for all students
  • Positive Behavioral Intervention System (PBIS)
  • Extensive Internship Program for future special education teachers and related services clinicians