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High Road School of Mount Prospect

The High Road School of Mount Prospect provides academic and therapeutic services for children, adolescents, and young adults (ages 3 through 21) with extraordinary needs.

We believe students reach their highest potential in safe and structured environments that afford them a strong sense of security, a positive attitude toward learning, and incentives for appropriate behavior.

By focusing on key areas — academics, behavior modifications, support services, and transition/life-planning services — we meet the individual needs of all students. Through collaboration with a student’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) team, we can choose the most appropriate learning model based on a student’s present levels of performance, social capabilities, motor coordination, and ability to learn in a group setting.

Some of the emotional and behavioral issues, as well as other disabilities, we embrace in our schools include:

  • Emotional Disability
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Specific Learning Disability
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Speech and Language Impairment
  • Developmental Delay
  • Multiple Disabilities
  • 580 Slawin Ct.
    Mount Prospect, IL 60056
  • (P) 224.612.8338
  • School Hours: 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Home > Our Locations > High Road School of Mount Prospect

High Road School of Mount Prospect serves students with an array of exceptional needs. Our programs provide individualized attention and a curriculum that is based on each student’s cognitive ability, learning style, and interest. The goal for students who attend High Road School of Mount Prospect is to make progress on their individual goals and objectives as stated in their Individual Education Program (IEP) so they may reintegrate to a less restrictive environment as soon as possible.

Our support services include:

  • Therapy
  • Transitional planning
  • Adult services advocacy
  • Parent education opportunities

Additionally, High Road School of Mount Prospect offers:

  • Multi-need programs
  • SED programs
  • Adult preparation programs
  • Community participation, including the Bird Rescue Animal Shelter as well as retail and restaurant locations
  • CAAEL – Chicago Alternative Education Athletic Educational League

Our Students
Students are referred by their school district to attend High Road School and range in age from 3 to 21. They face disabilities in a variety of areas, including Autism Spectrum Disorders, Mild and Moderate Intellectual Disabilities, Specific Learning Disabilities, Speech-Language Impairments, Emotional Disabilities, Traumatic Brain Injuries, and Developmental Delays.

Our Staff
We are proud to employ certified special education teachers, who are certified through the Illinois State Board of Education and have crisis intervention training. We have contracted services providers in counseling, speech, occupational, and physical therapies.