Specialized Services

Hampton Academy is a State of NJ, Dept. of Education approved private day school from kindergarten through twelfth grade students with disabilities. Our strong academic program, which is aligned with New Jersey Core Curriculum Content Standards, is supported by the intensive therapeutic services students need to overcome obstacles to achievement.

Ninety percent of Hampton Academy students reach their individual goals and successfully complete our program. Our modern, air-conditioned, handicapped-accessible facility accommodates 90 students and is conveniently located in central Burlington County near routes 295, 38, 130, 206 and the New Jersey Turnpike.

Hampton Academy is affiliated with Hampton Behavioral Health Center, a leading provider of mental health services in Burlington County.

A NASET School of Excellence:

The National Association of Special Education Teachers (NASET) has selected Hampton Academy as a 2015-2016 School of Excellence. Schools chosen for this distinction must meet rigorous professional criteria and have demonstrated truly exceptional dedication, commitment and achievement in the field of special education. Hampton Academy is one of only 68 schools nationwide to have achieved this distinction for the 2015-2016 school year. Hampton Academy, a private day school approved by the State of New Jersey, is affiliated with Hampton Behavioral Health Center and provides therapeutic and educational services to classified students in grades 1 through 12.


Hampton Academy was recently recognized by the Behavioral Health Division for earning Platinum Level Status through the “Best in Class” Academic Accountability System. Read more…

Service Excellence Award March 2016

The March 2016 Service Excellence Award has been given to Mrs. Melissa Drumheller, Primary Classroom Teacher, in recognition of the quality service she provides to all students. Hampton Academy is proud to have Mrs. Drumheller as part of the Hampton family as she truly embodies the spirit of Service Excellence. Thank you Mrs. Drumheller!


January 11, 2016 – David Tuck, a Holocaust survivor and representative from the Philadelphia Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center visited Hampton Academy to educate students about the consequences of racism, ethnic cleansing, and intolerance. Students were truly touched by his presentation!