Welcome to Green Tree School & Services
Green Tree School & Services (GTSS) is a nonprofit, state-licensed agency that operates an Approved Private School, and provides on-site and community based Outpatient Services, Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services and School Therapeutic Services for children and young adults, ages 5-21, classified with Autism Spectrum Disorder, Emotional and Behavioral Disorders and Developmental Delays.
GTSS’ philosophy is rooted in the belief that regardless of their unique challenges and abilities, every child and young adult should have the opportunity to learn the academic, social, emotional, and vocational and life skills they need to achieve resiliency and succeed in their learning, living and working environments. GTSS has worked with children and young adults with special needs since 1957, marking over a half century of Transforming Lives and Impacting Communities.
Please note: Green Tree School & Services is open for admissions and referrals.
Please contact Adria Bickel to learn more about the Approved Private School.
Please contact Joanna Hall to learn more about Behavioral Health Services.
GTSS Commencement Ceremony Scheduled for
June 11, 2015 at 6:00 PM
Six seniors will be feted on Thursday, June 11 at 6:00 p.m. at Green Tree School & Services. The students will be furthering their education at places like Empire Beauty School, Cheney University and Community College of Philadelphia. Two students have secured full-time employment. The commencement speaker this year is Mike Sielski, award—winning sports columnist at the Philadelphia Inquirer. Read more.
GREEN TREE SCHOOL & SERVICES WINS
ALTERNATIVE LEAGUE BASKETBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Green Tree School & Services was down 1-0 in a best of three series against TCA-The County Alternative in the Alternative Basketball League playoff championship round. What was worse, they then had to go on the road and win away before coming home and where they had to win again. But that is exactly what they did by a final score of 56-45. Quadir scored 16 points, Jhamir had 13, Jair, 12, Josh, 10 and Doug had six. Coach Trish was unable to make the last game, but Coach Kelvin steered the ship home for a victory and the championship. Congrats to theGreen Tree School & Services’ Cougars!
Jump-A-Thon at Oaks Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park Raises $10,000 for Green Tree School & Services
Green Tree School & Services (GTSS) held a Jump-A-Thon on Saturday, April 18 at Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park in Oaks, Pennsylvania. This fun event provided an opportunity for the whole family to participate, including students, family members and staff. The photographs really tell the story of the day. Participants jumped, bounced, and flipped at this popular play and exercise center that is filled with trampolines to show their support for GTSS. After the jumping was over, participants and volunteers enjoyed lunch together. Just under 100 family and staff members jumped that day and 32 guests attended to cheer them on.
GREEN TREE SCHOOL & SERVICES TALENT SHOW DAZZLES
Student Performances Were Augmented by Art Project Displays
Celebrating World Autism Awareness Month
Green Tree School & Services (GTSS) held its yearly Talent Show on Friday, April 10 before an enthusiastic audience comprised of fellow students, staff and parents. The program, under the creative direction of music therapist Lauren Gagliardi, MA, MT-BC, showcased the outstanding and diverse talent of GTSS students.
Give to Green Tree School & Services through United Way
Green Tree School & Services welcomes gifts made through all area United Ways.
Please write GTSS’s number in the “designated agency” box when asked to choose a favorite charity:
#321 for United Way of Southeastern Pennsylvania (SEPA).