“We can teach our children to flap their wings, but conditions have to be just right for them to fly"

~ Annie Campbell

Using an ecological approach, the professionals at Bellcate School compile all available information about a student to create a personalized learning plan. Through an interdisciplinary and student-centered approach, we tailor programming to meet the needs of the individual. Given the varied needs of our student population, we use a variety of educational strategies including, but not limited to:

  • Individual instruction
  • Small group instruction
  • Cooperative learning
  • Peer mentoring
  • Hands-on learning
  • Community based instruction
  • Adapted curricula
  • Self-guided instruction and evaluation
  • Guided practice
  • Modeling
  • Individualized accommodations


  • Dimi, Parent

    “Bellcate is a therapeutic school using a very specific data driven model of care, implemented by extremely creative, intelligent and caring people. Bellcate saved my family – not only serving my son, but seeing my son as part of a family that needed support. They did not apply a “cookie cutter” method to us. Jesse… Read more »

    ~ Dimi