The school faculty is comprised of certified specialists. The administrative team consists of the Principal, Dean of Students, two IEP/Intake Coordinators, one Clinical Coordinator, and a Vocational Education Coordinator. Classrooms are staffed with Special Education Teachers and Classroom Counselors. The school has a full-time Physical Education Teacher.
Additional specialized school faculty members include four Licensed Social Workers and three Intervention Specialists.
Related-services personnel include a Speech Pathologist and an Occupational Therapists. Both of these specialists utilize a pullout model in designated spaces and practice a multidisciplinary approach in reintegrating the learned skills back into the classroom in cooperation with the classroom team.
MacNeal School prides itself on being an active participant in the training of both graduate and undergraduate students in the fields of education, psychology, and social work. These professionals provide untold enrichment to our students and families in the form of intensive individual and specialized group therapy, parent-support group, family therapy, and additional assessments and community support.
The professional faculty of MacNeal School works as a multidisciplinary team to provide a comprehensive approach to students in both the academic and emotional-social realms. This group collaborates on implementing academic and emotional/social goals as a part of our NCA CASI self-improvement cycle.