Welcome to Battle Monument School

Battle Monument School is a public special education day school which provides opportunities for students with special needs to reach their potential as independent and productive members of their families and communities. All students, regardless of ability, develop those skills which empower them to increase their independence and to live productive and satisfying lives. Community-based experiences, individualized programs based upon student and family needs, and the implementation of technological advancements are all designed to maximize opportunities to learn and gain student achievement.

Philosophy

It is thephilosophy of Battle Monument School to provide instruction and trainingin social, academic, and functional life skills in order to assist studentswith optimal independent functioning in an array of different settings, withthe hope of successfully transitioning the student to a less restrictiveeducational setting. Collaboration between educators, therapists, and familymembers is crucial to the process, and helps to identify an instructionalframework for each student to enable him/her to continue to make progress.Small class sizes, individual and group therapies, and Community BasedInstruction provide students with an array of opportunities and settings forstudents to practice the skills they are learning to master.

**NEWS**
The Parents’ Place of Maryland and Maryland’s Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) Office for Genetics and People with Special Health Care Needs (OGPSHCN) are conducting a survey to find out about your child’s health care needs.  Please visit the Social Work page to access the survey.

Back to School Night  is Wednesday, August 20, 2014 from 5:00 - 7:00. The meeting will begin in the cafeteria with introductions for new staff and other important updates and safety information.


 

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Upcoming Events

   Summer School ends
   Aug 01 2014
   Administrative & Supervisory Personnel Meeting
   Aug 15 2014
   Teachers on Duty
   Aug 18 2014
   Systemwide Professional Development Activities
   Aug 19 2014 at 02:06 PM