Homeschooling For Autistic Kids Lowell MA

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Melmark New England
(978) 654-4300
461 River Road
Andover, MA
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Early Intervention, Education, Residential Facility, Support Organization, Therapy Providers, Training/Seminars
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Broad Street School
(603) 594-4404
Nashua, NH
Nashua, NH
Support Services
Education, Private School (Integrated), Private School (Multi-disability)
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten

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Educational Consultants of New England, Inc. (Alex Michaels)
(781) 895-3200
460 Totten Pond Road, Suite 300
Waltham, MA
Support Services
ABA/Discrete Trial, Early Intervention, Education, Other, Social Skills Training, Summer Camp/ESY, Therapy Providers

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Sound, Mind, Body Solutions
(978) 452-7007
22 Jennifer Road
Lowell, MA
Support Services
Auditory Integration Therapy, Other, Training/Seminars

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Music Therapy - Mary-Carla MacDonald, MA, MT-BC
978/256-6579
9 Acton Road
Chelmsford, MA
Support Services
Adult Support, Music Therapy, Social Skills Training, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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IMAJINE that
(978) 682-5338
354 Merrimack St.
Lawrence, MA
Support Services
Art Therapy, Education, Music Therapy, Play Therapy, Social Skills Training
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade

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Dr. Scott Howard (Howard Learning Assessment Services)
(781) 860-7733
35 Bedford Street, Suite 7
Lexington, MA
Support Services
Education, Psychological Counseling, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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EARS, Inc.
978-452-7007; (978)479-7007
22 Jennifer Road
Lowell, NH
Support Services
Other, Training/Seminars

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Mary-Carla MacDonald, MA, MT-BC
978/256-6579
9 Acton Road
Chelmsford, MA
Support Services
Music Therapy, Therapy Providers
Ages Supported
Preschool,Kindergarten,1-5 Grade,6-8 Grade,9-10 Grade,11-12 Grade,Adult

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Tewksbury Hospital Equestrian Farm T.H.E FARM
(978) 851-5540
365 East St.
Tewksbury, MA
Support Services
Hippotherapy (Horseback Riding), Therapy Providers

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Massachusetts Compulsory Education Laws

Home School Provisions
Approval falls to superintendent or school committee; may review curriculum, method of evaluation, nature of textbooks and other factors (Care & Protection of Charles, 504 N.E. 2d 592 (1987))

Age at Which School Attendance is Required
Established by Board of Education; pending such establishment :7 & 16 (St. 1965, c. 741); 7 minimum (Alvord v. Chester, 180 Mass. 20, 61 N.E. 263 (1901));

Exceptions to Attendance Requirements
14 to 16 years old, completed 6th grade, holds permit for employment in domestic service or farm, and is regularly employed there 6 hours per day minimum; 14 to 16 years old, meets requirements and has written permission of superintendent to engage in non-wage earning employment at home; physical/mental condition does not permit

Penalties on Parents for Noncompliance
Up to $20 fine for any absence over 7 days (or 14 half-days) in a period of 6 months

Code Section
76 §1, et seq.

From www.statelaws.findlaw.com