Schools & Education Services

The Baby Fold offers specialized education through Hammitt Elementary School and Hammitt Junior-Senior High School at two separate locations in Normal, Illinois. These schools are non-public programs and provide eChildren getting on school busducation for children and adolescents with behavioral, emotional, learning, and pervasive developmental disabilities ages three through twenty-one. These schools offer specialized programs for students with severe Autism and other Developmental Disabilities who cannot be served successfully in a less restrictive classroom setting.

In addition, The Baby Fold also provides educational services and expertise beyond its school buildings:

Training and Consultation services are available for teachers and school districts to learn more about serving their special needs students.

Community Schools is both a place (currently at Fairview Elementary School) and a set of partnerships between The Baby Fold, the school and other community resources. With the school building as a hub, a Community School brings together many partners to offer a range of expanded supports and opportunities for students, families and community members – before, during and after school, as well as during evenings and occasionally weekends.