Mt. Pleasant Blythedale U.F.S.D.
95 Bradhurst Avenue
Valhalla, New York 10595
Contact Person: Ellen Bergman
Phone Number: (914) 347-1800
Fax Number: (914) 592-5484
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service:  

It is the mission of the Mt. Pleasant Blythedale UFSD to create a community for the excitement and love of  learning in the pursuit of academic excellence and personal growth in a caring environment.
*We will teach basic skills
*We will foster creative and critical thinking
*We will provide a foundation for life-long learning
*We will nourish out students' emotional lives and guide their social development
*We will instill in them and appreciation of self-worth, of individual differences, of other cultures and of global interdependence.
*We will teach them to face challenge.
*We will teach them to manage freedom.
*We will help them to develop desired moral and ethical values.
All of the above we will perform, so that each child, in accordance with his/her talents and interests, may become a responsible, contributing member of society.


 Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired x Visually Impaired x
Emotional / Psychiatric   Traumatic Brain Injured x
Developmental Disabilities x Physical Disabilities x
Learning Disabilities x Autism x
Medically Fragile x
Other Disabilities:


Ages Served:

0 to 5 x 22 to 65  
6 to 21 x 65 and over  

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts   Team Sports  
Biking    Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music   Yoga  
Social   Swimming  
Other Recreation:


Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School x
Pre-School x Post Secondary  
Elementary/Middle School x Pre-Vocational x
Professional   Assessments x
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided: *

Public   Travel Training  
Other Transportation: *By local public school district


Housing Services Provided: *

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing: *In patient hospitalization


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy x
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:

Medical Services Services Provided: *

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services: *All medical services are provided by Blythedale Children's Hospital

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training   Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling      
Other Vocational Services:
                   Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop In Centers  
Day Treatments   Psychosocial  
    Pre Employment  
    Supported Education