Coastal Learning Center offers the Short Term Educational Placement, or STEP program, for
students ages 5-21. The program provides educational and counseling services for students who
require a temporary educational placement while suspended from their home school district.
The Counseling Program covers an array of issues that include anger management, conflict
resolution assertiveness training, substance abuse, grief and loss, low self-esteem, and social
skills. These issues are addressed by trained LCSW and MSW Counselors in individual and
Our classrooms are all Self-Contained with a maximum of 12 students. Each class is staffed by a
Certified Teacher with at least one Teacher Aide. Weekly progress reports and phone contact
communicate the student's development to their parent or guardian.
Our goal is to facilitate the student's return to public school.
2100 Oak Avenue
Northfield, New Jersey 08225
Phone: (609) 277-7079
Fax: (609) 568-5510
G. Robert Minisi MA
Supervisor of Special Education
Renee Waddell MSW LCSW SAC
March 6 Early Dismissal
Staff Inservice Training
Snow Makeup Days
June 25, 26, 27