Title: PA School for the Deaf Descriptive info: .. Apr 20, 2013.. 5K Panther Run.. CHANGED: This event has been postponed until Fall.. Join Us on Facebook.. Follow Us on Twitter.. Click Here to Sign Up for a Tour.. Google Mail for Employees Only.. NEWS.. Get Your Tickets - PSD's HS Dinner Theater - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - April 26.. Tickets $10 - Dinner and Show; $5 Show only.. PSD Eighth Graders Win First Prize at NTID Science Fair - HOORAY!.. TV Commercials Aired on Switched at Birth.. Click here to view PSD's two recent TV commercials.. 100 West School House Lane Philadelphia, PA 19144-3404 Phone (215) 951-4700 V/TTY Fax (215) 951-4708.. info@psd.. org.. Translate:.. powered by finalsite.. Message from the Head of School.. ... Program.. Speech, Language and Assessment.. Art Program.. Technology.. Health and Physical Education.. Library.. School Calendar.. Staff Development/Resources.. News and Events.. PowerSchool for Students.. Athletics.. After School Program.. Activities/Clubs.. Panther's Den School Store.. Friday Night Live.. Media Gallery.. Educational Outreach.. Center for Community and Professional Services.. Alumni.. Activities and Events.. Resources.. PATCH&S.. Parent/Teacher Conferences.. Family Support Programs.. Homework Policy.. PowerSchool for Parents.. Documents and Forms.. Giving to PSD.. Parent Resources.. Health Services.. Calendar.. 2012 - 2013 WISH LIST.. Why Give?.. Ways to Give.. Annual Fund.. Maguire $1M Challenge.. Memorial & Honorarium Gifts.. Planned Giving.. Volunteer Opportunities.. Enrollment Forms.. Activities and Community Events.. Center for Community and Professional Services (CCPS).. Community Login.. Community Preschool for Hearing Children.. PSD Reunion Society..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: About PSD Descriptive info: page tools :.. Home.. About PSD.. Founded in 1820,.. PSD.. is the 3rd oldest school for the Deaf in the United States.. currently educates about 205 deaf and hard of hearing students, ages 3 -21, in preschool through high school classes.. offers an Early Intervention program for newly diagnosed deaf infants and toddlers with services provided at PSD and off-site.. PSD educates an ethnically and geographically diverse student body.. While the majority of students live in the city of Philadelphia, ... New Jersey.. At.. students learn in the language most appropriate for them-- American Sign Language as well as written and spoken English.. High school juniors visit the Harrisburg State Capitol with Senator Christine Tartaglione.. Apr 24, 2013.. Students Early Dismissal - 1:30 PM.. ECC Spring Arts Fling.. 9:30 AM to 11:00 AM.. Apr 26, 2013.. Charlie & the Chocolate Factory Dinner Theater.. 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM.. May 3, 2013.. May 10, 2013.. Track Tournament ESDAA - Away.. May 11, 2013..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Admissions Process Descriptive info: Admissions Process.. Admissions Process.. Enrollment- Students Ages 3 to 21.. If your child is admitted to The Pennsylvania School for the Deaf, your son or daughter will be attending a school that is committed to providing quality education and enriching life experiences aimed at developing your child to his or her fullest potential.. Criteria.. PSD provides a unique language and communication environment for students with educationally significant hearing losses.. PSD s bi-lingual learning environment is accessible through American Sign Language (ASL) and also through spoken English.. We serve students whose primary receptive and expressive language for learning is ASL, ... with sign language support.. While every effort is made to provide programs for children referred for enrollment, there may be some children for whom PSD is not an appropriate program.. This includes, but is not limited to, students with severe behavioral or medical health needs and students with severe intellectual disabilities.. If it is not clear that PSD is the best option for your child, a trial placement may be arranged to determine if PSD can meet the child s educational needs.. For full Enrollment and Criteria, click.. here.. For more information, please call 215-951-4742 v/tty or email.. gbober@psd..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Academics Descriptive info: Academics.. PSD Provides:.. Quality educational programs for Deaf and Hard of Hearing children, Birth to 21.. Quality educational programs for hearing children in our Community Preschool.. A challenging, interactive and integrated curriculum.. Up-to-date computer and instructional technology which makes teaching and learning fully visual.. After-school and extended school year summer programs.. Classroom Hours:.. Early Childhood Center:.. 8:15 am to 2 pm.. Community Preschool:.. 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.. Grades 1-12:.. 8:15 am to 3 pm..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Student Life Descriptive info: Student Life.. At PSD students develop not only the academic skills they need to succeed in life, but also the social, leadership and service experiences which will make them active participants in life after PSD.. Our extensive curriculum includes required and elective subjects as well as a full complement of athletic, community service and extra-curricular programs and activities.. Field trips to various cultural sites and interaction activities with students from other schools for the deaf as well as from schools for hearing children allow learning to take place both inside and outside the classroom..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Families Descriptive info: Families.. At PSD we believe families are their child's greatest natural resource.. We strive to ensure that our children and families feel supported and honore.. d here.. We need your involvement to help us work successfully with your children!.. Please let us know what kinds of supports and programs you would find helpful for you and your extended families..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Outreach Services Descriptive info: Outreach Services.. PSD offers the following services upon request:.. Speech language assessment and therapy.. Independent psycho-educational evaluation (for children).. Itinerant services (hearing support for Deaf/Hard of Hearing children in other programs).. American Sign Language (ASL) classes for hearing students and professionals.. Early intervention services including consultation to programs for children with cochlear implants.. Parent support groups for hearing parents with young Deaf children and Deaf parents with young hearing children.. For more information, contact..
Title: PA School for the Deaf: Support PSD Descriptive info: Support PSD.. The Pennsylvania School for the Deaf (PSD) is a private, non-profit educational institution and regional resource center devoted to serving the broad needs of the deaf and hard of hearing communities in Southeastern Pennsylvania.. Founded in 1820 in Center City Philadelphia, programs include PSD, a tuition-free school for 225 deaf and hard of hearing children in preschool through 12th grade classes, and the Center for Community and Professional Services (CCPS), a collection of deafness related services available to the 250,000 deaf and ... large.. Both PSD and CCPS serve diverse communities throughout the Greater Delaware Valley area.. PSD is reimbursed by The Pennsylvania Department of Education for school operating expenses, but must raise money for all enrichment programs, technology needs, and capital expenditures.. Formally opened in 1989, the Center operates as a separate entity from PSD, serving approximately 5,000 people each year.. CCPS relies solely on special grants, fees for service and charitable donations to support its many activities which benefit deaf/hard of hearing people of all ages..
Title: Get Your Tickets - PSD's HS Dinner Theater - Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - April 26 Descriptive info: > School News.. Please click on these links to view commercials -- how we achieve at PSD!.. http://www.. schooltube.. com/.. video/bbdc9e29f72143ea97e5.. video/503f589458e943c48c94.. Back to News.. Posted 04/10/2013 08:56PM.. Friday, April 26 - beginning at 6 pm.. Italian Dinner at 6 pm at PSD's Maguire Center.. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory High School Show at 7 pm at Poley Auditorium, GFS.. $10 for Dinner and Show; $5 for Show only.. Contact.. achapman@psd.. Click.. for flyer..