State Agency Children's Programs
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Bellewood School
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Bellewood School

11103 Park Road
Louisville, Kentucky 40223
Phone: (502) 753-5500
Fax: (502) 244-4414

Uspiritus is a psychiatric residential treatment center and private child care residential facility for adolescents and children in need of intensive therapeutic support to overcome the effects of abuse, neglect, or other family crisis situations. The Bellewood campus includes an on-site educational program operated by JCPS. The school program is designed to enable students to make a successful transition to a public school.

  • Population Served: Boys and girls in grades K through 5
  • Specific Characteristics: Students who are currently unable to attend a regular Jefferson County public school
  • Maximum Enrollment: 40
  • Average Length of Stay: Determined by the needs of the student
  • Uspiritus follows the JCPS calendar and includes a summer program.

 

school program

The Bellewood School educational program affords an individualized approach to the student’s academic needs by using the following:

  • Small-group instruction following the JCPS core curriculum
  • Individualized programs for regular education and special education students
  • Fully certified teachers
  • Technology-based instruction
  • Proactive approaches to behavior management
referral process

All youth admitted into the program must be referred through Uspiritus. Some residents are committed to the Cabinet for Families and Children. Some are referred by social workers, medical personnel, and/or parents/guardians. Private referrals are also accepted.

 

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