New Heights provides Academic Support both inside and outside of the classroom to build and develop students’ executive functioning skills. Students are supported with regard to organization skills, time management, work completion and homework completion to best prepare them for college success.
Speech Language Pathology
New Heights has an outside contract with a speech language pathologist who provides evaluations and/or therapy for students presenting with communication weaknesses in the areas of speech, articulation, language, fluency, voice disorders and social pragmatics. The speech language pathologist supports students both inside and outside of the general education classroom to meet IEP goals.
New Heights has an outside contract with an occupational therapist who provides evaluations and/or therapy for students to reduce barriers that limit student participation within the school environment. The occupational therapist can deliver services both inside and outside of the general education classroom to meet IEP goals.
New Heights provides social skills to students to develop skills for social pragmatics, communication, interpersonal relationships, self-advocacy and self-awareness. Social skills is delivered in a small group session.
Students are provided with individual or group counseling sessions to support development of self-regulation, interpersonal relationships, behavioral management amongst other topics stipulated in student IEP plans. These services are delivered by a middle or highschool adjustment counselor.