803 Bedford Street
Fall River, MA 02723
"Fall River, MA"
The ACESE Program consists of four classrooms located at the Fall River Boy’s Club that services students with emotional problems including but not limited to students with ADHD, bipolar disorder, post traumatic disorder and PDD. Has approximately 20 students, grades K-5 in the school.
Each classroom is serviced by a certified special education teacher and two assistants and has a maximum of six students. The program also has a summer component with many of the same teaching staff and the same school psychologist, school adjustment counselors and speech/language therapist. The program uses a reinforcement base behavior management plan in the classroom that emphasizes safety, respect for self and property and acceptance of limits. Each student is given an individualized behavior chart with an opportunity to earn points, usually after each academic subject period.