Innovative Special Education Since 1947

The Schwartz School, certified by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) as a special education school, operates a year-round program for students ages 3 to 22 years old with multiple disabilities and complex medical needs.

The Schwartz School offers families a nurturing environment where their child is part of a community devoted to helping each student reach their full potential.

Services Provided

  • Academic-rich classroom environment
  • On-site occupational, physical and speech-language therapies
  • Sensory integration / Sensory processing supports
  • Aquatic therapy pool
  • On-site nurses
  • Living skills and vocational training for transition to adulthood
  • Community field trips
  • Family networking events

"I cannot tell you enough how wonderful the staff is and how supportive everyone was with caring for my daughter and helping us through some very tough and trying times."


Our Goals and Policies

Our staff works closely with local school districts and families to ensure an educational plan that is uniquely tailored to each child. Our goal is to work together to maximize a child’s independence and to help them achieve their greatest potential.

School Administration

Head of School
Michelle Godfrey

Administrative Assistant
Sandy Cesolini