ACLD Tillotson School

4900 Girard Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227

ACLD Tillotson School provides a comprehensive educational and social transition program for boys and girls with moderate to severe neurological impairments and severe specific learning disabilities that may involve a complex combination of disorders. The school maintains small classes to facilitate individualized attention to student needs. ACLD's educational program is a composite and adaptation of a system of programs: learning support (with a concentration on language development, reading and learning strategies); life skills support and transition services; emotional support and social skills training; and specific types of physical support. Services are delivered in a highly structured and therapeutic setting. Length of stay averages five to six years. Pupils who remain at the school through grade 12 and successfully complete their IEP earn a certified high school diploma. The school accepts the following conditions: ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Discalculia, Dysgraphia, Dyslexia, Learning Differences, Nonverbal Learning Differences, Orthopedic/Neurological Disabilities, Pervasive Development Disorder.

General Information

Academic OrientationGeneral Academic, Special Education
Grade RangeDay — Coed Ages 7-21
Coed, Boys, or GirlsCoed
Full Address4900 Girard Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15227
Telephone412-881-2268
Fax412-881-2263
Year Established1972
Legal StatusNonprofit
Religious Affiliation(None)
AdministratorKathleen Donahoe
Applications DueRolling
Total Enrollment83
Day Students83
Boys51
Girls32
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