Voc Ed Program

The Vocational Education Program is an exciting program providing students with practical skills to prepare them for independent living, college, or a meaningful career.


  1. The program combines Life Skills, Career Skills, and Technology in a unique and innovative environment. Each student has an individual plan including goals such as learning independent living skills or utilizing assistive technology tools in an inclusive environment.
  2. General Education Curriculum in math and English
  3. Business and Technology
  4. Community Outings – practical application of life skills curriculum
  5. Functional Math Curriculum includes money management


1 day each week: $125/month
2 days each week: $250/month
3 days each week: $375/month
4 days each week: $500/month
5 days each week: $625/month


Voc. Ed. operates daily from 9:00am-2:30pm.


Students may attend anywhere between 1-5 days per week

Therapeutic Services

Hope Technology School’s innovative Therapy Department hosts its’ own on-site Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Speech and Language Pathology services. These therapists work in collaboration with each other and the classroom teacher to ensure every student is successful in the inclusive classroom. Students have the option of receiving therapy inside and outside of the classroom. Students are also eligible to receive therapy services in naturalistic settings customized to the needs of the child. The therapy department also opens its doors after school hours to provide therapy services to children from the community.

Physical Therapy

  • Gross Motor Development
  • Muscular Strengthening and Endurance
  • Posture and Balance
  • Body Coordination
  • Functional Mobility
  • Sensory Integration
  • Sensory Diets for Home and School
  • Fitness Classes

Occupational Therapy

  • Sensory Integration
  • Motor Control & Coordination
  • Visual Perception
  • Fine Motor Development
  • Handwriting Skills
  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Self-help and Independence Skills
  • Dressing Skills
  • Oral development / Feeding
  • Play Skills
  • Sensory Processing
  • Problem Solving
  • Curriculum Modification
  • Assistive Devices

Speech-Language Pathology Services

  • Articulation Therapy
  • Apraxia Therapy
  • Early Language Stimulation
  • Language Therapy
  • Social Language Groups
  • Fluency Therapy
  • Feeding & Swallowing Therapy for children & infants (including food programs and desensitization)
  • Augmentative/Alternative Communication (including Assistive Technology) Consults and Therapeutic Training
  • Voice Therapy
  • Brain Injury Rehabilitation