The Children’s Center for Communication Beverly School For The Deaf

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Contact Information

Beverly School For The Deaf
Contact: David F. Estep, Ed.D., Program Director
Email Address: daveestep@cccbsd.org
Phone: 978-927-7070 xX204
Alternate Phone: 978-338-4861 xVP
Fax: 978-927-6536

6 Echo Avenue Beverly, MA 01915
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location The Children's Center for Communication

Narrative

CCC offers the following special educational programming: Early Intervention, Integrated Preschool, Elementary/Middle School,  Pre-vocational/Vocational, After School, and summer programming. Language and communication development is emphasized throughout all aspects of a student's day. Academics are aligned with the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks incorporating the Common Core State Standards.

CCC utilizes a variety of communication strategies for teaching and learning using the students'  primary mode of communication; English (verbal and written), sign supported English, low to high tech Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) including but not limited to: PECS, PODD, speech generating devices, iTechnology, or eye gaze devices.  Programming is individualized to assist all students to develop independent communication skills.  Methods of instruction make extensive use of visual, tactile, vocal, and auditory support & direct experiences.

CCC is a therapeutic setting and offers the following services: speech and language, OT, PT, BCBA, counseling, APE, and nursing.  Additionally, enrichment activities include: art, music, and specialty school-wide events. 

Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Community Based Day Program
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Early Intervention
  • Job Seeking
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Schools - Day
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Jobs
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Deaf
  • Developmental Delay Birth to 3
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Other

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at School
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: ESE, NH Bureau of SpEd, EEC