Brush Hill Academy

Brush Hill Academy (BHA) is a forward-thinking, alternative education program in which general education and special education teachers provide small group and individualized support, with a maximum of 12 students per class. A clinical consultant provides group counseling and consultation to staff to provide support in managing at-risk behavior. The program serves general education and special education students who are considered at-risk and who may have mild social/emotional needs. The program is located in LPVEC’s Career and Technical Educational Center, giving students access to a state-of-the-art vocational program. The academic piece of the program follows the Massachusetts Curriculum Frameworks. Career and technical education follows the Massachusetts Vocational Technical Education Frameworks. Students may take courses online, face-to-face or in a hybrid format.

Calendar
School Year - Number of Days: 
180
School Year - Hours Per Day: 
6.5
Summer - Number of Days: 
N/A
Summer - Hours Per Day: 
N/A
Therapeutic Services Available: 
Adaptive Physical Education (APE), Counseling, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech Therapy

Parent Support Program: Parent Advisory Council is specific to the sending district.

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Primary Population/Disability: 
Emotional
Type of Program: 
Other
Ages Served: 
14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Grades Served: 
9, 10, 11, 12
Contact Person(s): 
Sharon Goulet,
Special Education Director
413-735-2200
Location(s):
Brush Hill Academy
174 Brush Hill Avenue
01089 West Springfield , MA
United States
Massachusetts US