The Administrative staff and students of The Monroe School are deeply saddened by the horrendous events in Newtown, Connecticut last week.   Our thoughts and prayers go out to the students, families and staff of the school.

At The Monroe School, the safety and well-being of our students is always our top priority.   During traumatic events such as this, we have and will continue to assess our own security procedures.   The Monroe School strives to ensure we have the appropriate supportive services in place to help intervene, manage and prevent a horrifying situation like this from occurring within our school.

The Administrative staff of The Monroe School hopes this reassures to our parents and friends that your child is in a safe school and that the officials here are taking every precaution, through pre-crisis training, to care for your child…

The Monroe School works with our community support services and takes appropriate plans, and preparations to maximize the mitigation and responsive efforts during incidents such as this.



Monroe school is proud to offer the best counselors in order to put our students first, always. We have three full time on campus counselors who assist our student body in achieving optimal balance between school and personal life. We understand the everyday stress exists beyond the boundaries of our grounds and it is our duty to be there for the success and betterment of our students, even when they don’t expect us to care. We are more than just educators, we facilitate the personal growth of each student from the very first day of enrollment through the day they move on to greater endeavors.


Occupational Therapy

Helping our students to grow beyond the scope of their hindrance is a task of serious consideration at Monroe. We are here and ready, helping children with disabilities to participate fully in school and social situations. No one chooses negative circumstances to be a part of their lives, and often times adjusting to the the rest of the world can be a daunting task. However with the courteous and cautious qualified counselors on campus, we are able to cater directly to the needs of each one of our students. We have a small and focused student body selection, which means we have a repertoire of bringing the best services and options that can best serve them in their natural environment. We don’t believe that segregation is the answer, we believe in inclusion in order to make the assimilation process smoother.


Physical Therapy

Rehabilitating our students can often times be a challenge for most other DC area schools, however it doesn’t have to be impossible task. One of only a handful of optimized schools in the District, Monroe has the full capability of  identifying and maximizing quality of life and movement potential of students. We provide a hands-on facility in which every student is given dedicated attention. Once again our small and focused class size of no more than six (6) students assures no student is truly left behind, a phrase often utter without reverence. However, between our experience counselors and our fully trained faculty, there’s a relations that exists with the students. We assure that careful attention to needs and detail is given regardless of circumstance and with the utmost regard to severity of circumstance.


Speech and Language Therapy

Often enough, a lot of patience goes a long in assuring and cultivating the future of our students. Not every student is the same, some require a little more patience than others. Whether the struggle is in the stages of speech or language, our dedicated member faculty is one that knows and values the needs of each student. Some students face challenge with grammar formulation while other seek attention when it comes to semmantics, either way we aim to be the first to mind for the your rehabilitation of your child. The love you give them is express through the actions of our staff and you can rest assured we are the best option as it relates to your children’s future. Find out how we can help at anytime by meeting with one of our well qualified counselors and exploring all necessary options for the future of your child.


Clinical Counseling

Identifying with young people is not a task for the faint at heart. However our knowledgeable staff with years of experience is astute to the mental disorders, learning disabilities, and cognitive, behavioral and emotional needs of each individual student as it relates to their learning. They seek to provide real world solutions to these situations by finding the link between what best prompts a positive response in each student then connecting on a basic level with them. Monroe is proud of its legacy of being able to provide valuable insight in the lives and success options of our students. No one close comes close to the level of expertise and dedication that goes towards each students. Make us your first chose and you can rest assured we’ll make each student succeed in their ambitions.


If you feel that you have any questions of concerns about the success of your child while at Monroe, we urge you to give us a call or schedule a meeting. Your questions and comments help us to improve the level of service we are able to provide. Please contact us or any of our counselors for further support and inquiries.

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