DURAND

“Helping Individuals with Special Needs Learn & Grow”

Durand, Inc. Presents Dr. James Ball, Ed.D.

Evidence Based Strategies for Learners with Special Needs and Autism Dr. James Ball, Ed.D., BCBA-D President/Chief Executive Officer, JB Autism Consulting Friday, May 9, 2016 at 9:30 AM Durand School 230 N Evergreen Ave. Woodbury, NJ 08096 This presentation will discuss those evidenced based, State-of the-Art strategies that have been proven effective when working with a person with a special need and…

Durand Thrift Store: A Unique Discount Boutique

Contributed by Brittany Rivera Durand Thrift Store is improving and growing! With a new store Manager and an additional employee, Andrew LeBeau (son of Laura LeBeau), we are able to extend our store hours! We are now open Saturdays 10am to 4pm and open later on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, until 7pm. It is very easy to donate to Durand Thrift Store. Services include free pick-up of your items right at your…

Spotlight: Durand’s Behavioral Team

Contributed by Peggy Petrillo Our Behavioral Program is growing… Dr. Jim Ball, Ed.D, BCBA-D has been involved and/or working as a consultant with our Behavioral Program at Durand for over 20 years. Dr. Ball is the President/Chief Executive Officer of JB Autism Consulting, is Chair of the National Board of Directors of Autism Society, and is also a Board Member…

The Faces of Durand

Contributed by Jennifer Hill The “Faces of Durand” campaign is directly inspired by the success of the Facebook page “Humans of New York”. The popular page is boasting well over 16 million likes and consists of photographic street portraits of ordinary people living in New York City accompanied by vignettes of conversations about their lives. The page became successful because…

Gourmet at the Brewery

It’s back! Hosted by the Durand Foundation, the much anticipated Annual Gourmet on the Runway is now Gourmet at the Brewery! Savor a night of fresh twists on hot gourmet trends and craft artisanal beers. Experience an exclusive variety of the region’s most sought after Chefs offering precise-portion tastings while guests enjoy refreshing beers that were handcrafted and brewed on site…

Introducing “Faces of Durand”

What goes on behind these doors? Exactly how is Durand, Inc. “Helping Individuals with Special Needs Learn and Grow”? Introducing “Faces of Durand”, launching this month! Inspired by the popular Facebook page, “Humans of New York” which focuses on the citizens of the city and their stories, “Faces of Durand” is a social media project that will tell our stories…

Durand Welcomes New School Principal Jennifer Amoroso, M.Ed., BCBA

Executive Director Raymond P. Cristofoletti of Durand, Inc., based in Mt. Laurel, has announced that Jennifer Amoroso, M.Ed., BCBA, has joined Durand as new principal of the organization’s K-12 special needs school in Woodbury. “This is an intricate position, involving a variety of skills and the ability to work exceptionally well with students, parents, school districts, staff and administration,” said…

Welcome Back-to-School

We at Durand hope you had a great summer!  Our dedicated staff has been working hard to prepare for another amazing school year, building on the success and accomplishments of last year.  The Durand school year is truly going to be a place filled with laughter, passion, and learning.

Know that every mentor and teacher at Durand is valued and holds tremendous worth.  Each school year is a testament of how we accomplish tremendous success when we work together.

To the students, we truly care about each one of you.  You are the reason we come to work every day. You matter to each and every one of us. We hope that every day, you leave our building knowing how special you are and just how much potential you hold.

To the parents and guardians, you are just as important. Without you, we will not reach our full potential as a school. We value you and your opinions and look to you as a partner in your child’s education.

We know this is a team effort. This school year is filled with unlimited potential and we are ready to meet the challenges head on!  Please enjoy a slideshow of our school below.