New Story is where each child has the opportunity to create new stories and learn the skills they need to succeed. We offer a unique family-like learning environment and a host of services to help children achieve success while dealing with the most serious and complex educational and behavioral challenges.

  • New Story Harrisburg was the first New Story School to open in the Central Region in 2005.
  • The school houses 11 classrooms approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Education for Autism and Emotional Support.
  • Classrooms are licensed to hold a maximum of 8 students per classroom in the Autism Support rooms and a maximum of 12 students per classroom in the Emotional Support rooms.
  • New Story Harrisburg has a state of the art Multi- Sensory Environment (Sensory Room)
  • All of the New Story Harrisburg teachers are certified in Special Education by the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
  • The teacher ratio is an average of 1:8
  • The staff ratio is an average of 1:1.
  • We employ 4 Board Certified Behavior Analysts, 2 Speech Therapists, an Occupational Therapist and a Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant.
  • There is a full time Nurse on site every day.
  • Approximately 16 local school districts send students to New Story Harrisburg, including districts from Cumberland, Dauphin, Lebanon, Perry, and York counties.

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2700 Commerce Dr. • Harrisburg PA 17110
Phone: (717) 901-9905 • Fax: (717) 651-0017