Manville School

A leading special education day school in the Boston Area

Who Is
Manville For?

The Manville School is a therapeutic day school for students in grades K-10 who experience emotional,
neurological and/or learning difficulties that have impacted their ability to succeed in previous school settings.

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Grade K-10

Children ages 5-15

Special Needs Students

Who have with emotional, behavioral, neurological, or learning disabilities

54 Districts

Across Eastern Massachusetts

Life At Manville

Where clinical and academic learning meet.

Our Community

Support For Children And Families That You Can Trust



Our educational programs promote active learning, problem solving, and social interactions within a structured classroom setting. Each student receives individualized instruction based on their specific needs.

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Therapeutic Approach

We utilize both an academic and clinical approach to education. Each classroom is supervised by a special education teacher, teaching assistant, and milieu counselor.

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Integrated Experience

Our integrative approach to learning provides students with the tools they need to apply what they’ve learned across all aspects of their educational program. This helps students make connections across different subject areas and better understand the material.

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Medication & Psychiatric Services

We provide medication management with psychiatric services and full-time nursing staff for students currently on medication or who need psychiatric services.

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Unique Classroom Settings

We have specially designed classrooms and Occupational Therapy rooms where students can enjoy unique seating options, hammocks, gym mats, and more that are designed to promote a productive environment.

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We Make a Difference

Success Stories

I really like how when you have a problem you can always talk with someone about it. You can’t always do that in most other schools. I think that’s something special about Manville.

I’ve never seen my son so excited about going to school and seeing his teacher and friends.

Manville has made all the difference in the world to my child and my family.

Ready To Join The Manville Community?

Our teachers are ready and waiting to speak to you. Let’s work together to make sure your child’s educational needs are being met by a caring and supportive team.