News & Features
The newest offering Customized Workforce Solutions (CWS) offers person-centered support and training to help adults with disabilities attain competitive employment.
The Vanguard School presented the graduating class of 2017 during the Annual Commencement, Thursday, June 8.
Nominated by parents and students in his class, Mr. Kramer is one of 15 finalists out of 2,600 nominees recognized for excellence in education.
New Immunization Requirements for the 2017-18 School Year
Beginning August 1, 2017, new regulations by the Pennsylvania Department of Health require families to provide proof of immunization on or before the first day of school or risk their child's exclusion. Click here to learn more.
September 4, 2017
September 5, 2017
September 21, 2017
September 22, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Welcome Back Dance (HS and VTC Only)
October 19, 2017
October 27, 2017
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM Halloween Dance
November 1, 2017
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM Talbots Event
Valley Forge Educational Services (VFES) offers a continuum of educational, summer and employment-related programs for individuals with disabilities. The hallmark of our programs is our collaborative and holistic approach to each child, adolescent and adult, recognizing his or her unique abilities and needs through team efforts. Individuals of all ages come to learn, share, appreciate and respect one another while developing skills necessary for success. We are committed to helping students and participants develop a strong sense of self-worth to realize their value as contributing members of their communities.
The Vanguard School is an Approved Private School providing programs for and licensed to accept students, 4–21 years of age, with a Pennsylvania Department of Special Education exceptionality of autism, speech-language disorders, emotional disturbance and/or other health impairment (OHI).
The Vanguard Transition Center offers post-secondary education support, career preparation, community-based vocational training and social and daily living skills development to young adults, 18–21 years of age, with a Pennsylvania Department of Special Education exceptionality.
Summer Matters offers educational and recreational programming for young people, 4–24 years of age, with special needs and learning challenges. Summer Matters programs vary in purpose, format and length and build on participants' interests to help them succeed, learn and grow.
Customized Workforce Solutions provides employment-related services to adults with disabilities. CWS offers person-centered support and training to help individuals with disabilities attain their employment goals. Services provide adults with disabilities the customized opportunities and individualized supports necessary to discover career interests and maintain competitive, integrated employment in their community.