425 Rear Watertown Street, Newton, MA 02458   |   Phone: (617) 969-2200   |   Fax: (617) 244-4906   |   Email: info@academynewton.com

We are OPEN
  February vacation week
(February 16-20)!

During the winter months, the Academy is typically open during inclement weather.  Any closings will be posted on our voicemail by 1:00 pm.


The Academy is currently interviewing for placement in our group program for the 2014-2015 academic year. If you are interested in finding out about our services and seeing if your child is a match for our social skills program, please contact Jessica Capone at 617-969-2200 x15

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Schoolyear Activity Groups
The program is designed to help boys and girls ages 5-16 develop self-confidence, self-esteem, and improve social skills. Children enrolled in an activity group are placed in groups whose members are comparable in age, physical skill, developmental level, cognitive abilities, and social/emotional maturity.

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Parent Education and Resource Center (PERC)
PERC is a multi-service program which is part of the Academy of Physical and Social Development. The needs of children, parents and families can be addressed through individual counseling, parent consultations, parent discussion groups, and workshops.

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School-Based Services
Academy staff will provide services to students and professionals including observation, consultation, training, collaboration, supervision, plan development & support, individual & group counseling, and facilitation of groups.

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