Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia

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Now accepting new students for the 2015-2016 school year

To learn more about admissions at the new Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia campus now open in Manayunk, please contact our admissions department at:


(215) 839-0525

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A proven record of educating students in New Jersey for nearly 40 years …now open in Manayunk!

YALE-Promo-2012-508Y.A.L.E. School, with nearly 40 years of experience serving students with special needs, proudly announces the opening of its newest campus location, Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia. Located in the vibrant community of Manayunk, Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia offers an environment dedicated to cultivating the strengths, interests, and abilities of students on the autism spectrum and with related differences.

Engaging students in grades 1-8, Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia offers a highly individualized, challenging and creative curriculum for students who are academically capable, but who experience difficulties in their current school environment because of sensory, social competency, executive function, anxiety or learning differences.

Students benefit from best practices including ABA, positive behavior supports, and instruction based on the work of Michelle Garcia Winner’s Social Thinking®, the Wilson Reading System®, and early transition planning. Hands-on, project-based learning leverages each student’s interests in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics (STEAM) through classroom and community resources that encourage discovery and exploration.

For students grades 1—8 with:


  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Social communication disorder
  • Executive functioning differences
  • Social competency differences
  • Anxiety or learning differences

Y.A.L.E. School Philadelphia offers:

  • Positive behavior supports
  • ABA-based interventions
  • Wilson© Reading System certified reading specialists
  • Community-based instruction
  • Early transition planning and support
  • Challenging academics including project-based learning emphasizing STEAM subject areas