Serving eastern New England, the Cape and Islands
Located in Canton, MA, Clarke Boston includes four acoustically-treated classrooms, six therapy rooms, a caregivers’ space and a lively playground designed for small children. In addition to their bustling site, students here have many opportunities to explore and engage with their community, with various field trips and educational partnerships.
Clarke Boston’s Programs and Services
At Clarke Boston, we serve children who are deaf of hard of hearing—from newborns to teenagers—with a customized education intended to meet listening and spoken language goals.
With a focus on the whole child, Clarke Boston’s many programs and services are designed to build skills in listening and spoken language and literacy, while also cultivating the individual social, emotional and cognitive tools each child needs to thrive.
We have a program to meet your needs...
Whether you want to maximize the early language development of your baby, find a supportive and personalized preschool class for your toddler, or support your student at their mainstream school.
Admission & Enrollment
We’re here to help you make an informed decision about your child’s education and communication.
You’ve researched our programs and services, and read about children and families who have found success at Clarke. You think Clarke could be the right place for your child. What happens next? Contact the school to learn more about our programs and to arrange for a visit.
How students are funded
Students at Clarke are typically placed here and funded in partnership with their hometown school districts. We will work with your child’s IEP team to determine placement and service decisions.
Visit Clarke Boston
See our vibrant classrooms and professionals at work!
Interested families are invited to tour our Clarke Boston site, where you will meet Clarke professionals, see our acoustically-optimized space and learn more about our programs and services.
For Current Families
Quick Access to the Resources You Need
Published bi-monthly, Clarke Connection keeps our community informed and connected with all things Clarke.
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Recent Clarke News
Judy Sexton, Clarke’s chief program officer, has recently been published in District Administration. She shares best practices for facilitating success for students who are deaf or hard of hearing who use listening and spoken language in mainstream schools.
Read the May-June 2021 issue of Equity and Access PreK-12!
Podcast hosts Kim Dutro Allen and Dr. K. Todd Houston interview Dr. Barbara Hecht, director of Clarke Boston, for an episode of Telepractice Today.
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