The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center

A nonpublic special education day school located in Reisterstown, Maryland serving students ages four to 21 with emotional disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, multiple disabilities, and related disorders.

People Cared For

  • Children
  • Adolescents
  • Young Adults

Level of Care

  • Special Education

The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center provides year-round academic, behavioral, clinical, vocational, and daily living services to students ages four to 21 with emotional disabilities, autism spectrum disorder, multiple disabilities, and related disorders. 

The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center is located on two campuses, the Glyndon campus and the Hannah More Center campus. Both campuses offer specialized instruction, structured and compassionate care, and therapeutic activities. When on our campuses, you immediately notice the energetic and engaging atmosphere. Children who attend The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center are connected to a comprehensive and individualized program that integrates academics, behavioral strategies, and clinical support to provide them with the tools they need for success.

Our students and their families benefit from the structured daily routine that we offer. We distinguish ourselves by providing:   

  • 12 months of instruction
  • Small class sizes 
  • Baltimore County Curriculum and Maryland College and Career Readiness Curriculum
  • Syracuse Community-Referenced Curriculum Guide
  • Social services and case management
  • Psychological services
  • Occupational therapy and physical therapy
  • Speech and language therapy 
  • Psychiatric services
  • Nursing services
  • Hot lunch 
  • Vocational and life skills training
  • Transition services
  • Work-based educational opportunities
  • Community-based instruction 
  • Multiple career completer and elective opportunities, including culinary arts, art, physical education, music, carpentry, auto mechanics, horticulture, Spanish, and technology

These services and activities are just a small part of the diverse offerings at The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center. As part of the highly regarded Sheppard Pratt Health System, we have access to innovative training, technology, and therapies, which are integrated into our programming.

Admissions

Given our unique and comprehensive offerings, students come to us from eleven local school systems across Maryland, Pennsylvania, and the District of Columbia. We currently have the capacity for 223 students, 108 on the Glyndon campus and 115 on the Hannah More campus. We would love to tell you more about our school or have you visit. Contact us to learn more about our program.

For more information about the referral and admissions process, click here.  

The Forbush School at Glyndon and Hannah More Center is a Type I School, approved by the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE).