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Jersey City Public Schools
Speech-Language Pathology

School-Based Speech & Language Therapy Services

The students of the Jersey City Public Schools are our number one priority.  We value and incorporate a team approach in our practice by including families and caregivers, teachers, child study team members, administration, and other related service providers. This approach goes a long way in improving the communication outcomes of our students.  

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April is Autism Acceptance Month

About 1 in 36 children have been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) according to estimates from CDC’s Autism and Developmental Disabilities Monitoring (ADDM) Network.  Each April, we celebrate Autism Acceptance Month to spread awareness, promote acceptance, and celebrate the Autistic Community.

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Coming Soon!

Join us on May 15, 2024 for "Spring into Speech," a free, interactive event for parents of children in the Autism Spectrum Community.

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Speech & Language Resources

See below for resources and free materials to help improve your child's overall communication.

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FAQs for Teachers

Useful Links

Typical Speech & Language Development

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Bilingual Language Development



Speech Therapy
Sign Language Course

Speech Sound Disorders


Deaf & Hard of Hearing

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Fluency Disorders

Motor Speech Disorders

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Voice Disorders

Feeding & Swallowing

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Meet our Team

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Employment & Practicum Opportunities

Interested in becoming a speech-language pathologist in Jersey City Public Schools?  We have a very strong and supportive mentorship program for SLPs new to the district, as well as SLPs in their CFY.  Graduate student opportunities are also available!

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of JoAnn Caiola-Smith, a beloved member of our team who dedicated her career to the children of Jersey City Public Schools as a speech-language pathologist.

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