Clarke is committed to helping children reach their full potential.
Clarke Northampton is the founding location of the Clarke organization and home to our award-winning hearing clinic, the Clarke Hearing Center. An academic and creative hub of Massachusetts, the Northampton area is home to a range of expert education professionals and offers students access to numerous cultural attractions and learning opportunities.
Clarke Northampton’s Programs and Services
Clarke Northampton’s continuum of services provides customized education and care to people with hearing loss, from newborns to seniors.
We have a program to fit your needs...
Whether you want to maximize the early language development of your baby, find a supportive and personalized preschool class for your toddler, discover a small, customized classroom for your school-age student, or have your hearing aids serviced at our award-winning hearing clinic.
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.
We will arrange a safe visit for your family so you can meet Clarke professionals, tour our facilities, visit our classrooms and learn more about our programs and services.
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.
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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