The Richardson School (TRS) -A MyPath Company- wants to thank you for being a partner with us as we navigate through COVID-19.

TRS will start the 20-21 school year with in-person instruction at each location! Our first day of school is Tuesday, September 1st.

There is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) found below to give insight into the changes needed to support our students within our school buildings. Should you have additional questions about the new policies, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to seeing our students as we remain steadfastly committed to our mission of providing an effective, positive, educational alternative for our students.

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The Richardson School

The Richardson School is an option for school, in your local community, that works to not only stabilize your child’s behavior in a therapeutic setting, but also help them thrive academically. Our goal is simple; provide students the skills they need to function effectively and return to their home environment.

An Effective, Positive Educational Alternative

If your child is struggling within his or her current school or educational environment, The Richardson School may be the answer. The Richardson School is a therapeutic day school located in your community that specializes in working with children, adolescents and young adults who have diagnoses of developmental/neurological disabilities, and behavioral and emotional issues.

Alternative Education for Special Needs Children

The Richardson School serves children with:

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Intellectual disabilities
  • Emotional/behavioral disabilities
  • Orthopedic impairments
  • Developmental delays
  • Learning disabilities
  • Traumatic brain injuries
  • Other health impairments

A Therapeutic Classroom Setting

We at The Richardson School believe that a normal school setting is vital to the learning process, which is why our school offers all the amenities of a traditional school, but with specialized educational, behavioral, and social supports.

Located in 5 Wisconsin communities, Appleton, Beloit, Brookfield, Madison and West Allis, our schools feature amenities that include large classrooms, sensory rooms, student fitness areas, outdoor playgrounds, gymnasiums, cafeterias and a mix of both traditional textbook curriculum and cutting-edge technology such as in classroom computer instruction, iPads, student laptops and smart boards in every class.

Our goal is simple: To provide students the skills they need to function effectively and successfully, and return to their home school environment as soon as possible.

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Bobcat Camp

The Richardson School is proud to offer Bobcat Camp, a summer recreation program which stresses learning opportunities and community-integration experiences.

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