Distinctives

Montcalm School is a unique and effective therapeutic boarding and day school for boys and girls. Here are some of the most important things that make our school a special place:

A history of success

Montcalm School was founded on the principles of Starr Commonwealth, an organization established in 1913. We’re building on a 100-year history of changing lives.

Strength-based therapy

The Montcalm School clinical model is grounded in the highest standards and treatment expertise. We operate on practice-based evidence, proven treatment to help your child reach their full potential. At Montcalm, strength-based therapy is more than just a therapeutic model. It’s ingrained in everything we do. Read more about our therapeutic approach.

Physical education

Montcalm builds physical education into our curriculum and therapy. With quality athletic facilities, students never have to leave campus to exercise. Our campus includes: a full-size gym, racquetball courts, outdoor track, fitness room, ropes course, climbing wall, junior Olympic pool and more.

Our campus

Montcalm’s 350-acre campus is unique and beautiful. At Montcalm, beauty is a silent teacher. Students even work together to help keep our campus beautiful.

Access to post-secondary education

Montcalm School provides students a chance to have a college learning experience and earn college credits during their stay.