About Seacoast Learning Collaborative

We focus on scholastic development, personal growth, and ethical enrichment.

SLC was established in September 1983 as an educational collaborative with a Board of Directors who serve as area superintendents. We are a private non-profit special education out of district placement.

We have four separate programs:

Elementary School Program

Middle School Program

High School Program (Diploma granting )

Skills Program

We offer programs for students ages 6-21 years of age with the following disabilities:

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Intellectual and Neurological Deficits
  • Emotional and Behavioral Disorders
  • Other Health Impairments
  • Mental Health Disorders including Depression, Anxiety, Trauma
  • Speech and Language Disabilities
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Multiple Disabilities
  • Development Delays
  • Intellectual disabilities

School hours

High School

7:15am – 1:40pm

Skills, Elementary and Middle School

8:45am – 3:00pm

We are a private non-profit special education out of district placement.

SLC offers year round programming with a 6 or 8 week long summer program.

Parental Involvement

Parent involvement plays an essential role in ensuring a child’s success. Services are individually designed to best assist each family. Depending on the student’s needs, daily and/or weekly contact may occur.

SLC serves the following districts:

  • SAU 52 (Portsmouth)
  • SAU 31 (Newmarket)
  • SAU 50 (Greenland)
  • SAU 21 (Hampton Falls, N & S.  Hampton, Seabrook)
  • SAU 16 (Exeter)
  • SAU 83 (Fremont)
  • SAU 90 (Hampton)
  • SAU 17 (Sanborn Regional)
  • SAU 14 (Epping)
SLC educators are content and special education certified. In addition we hire the following specialists:
  • Clinical Mental Health Counselors
  • Licensed Clinical Social Workers
  • Certified School Guidance or Social Workers
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech and Language Pathologists
  • Music Therapists
  • Adventure Based Counselors
  • Art Therapists
  • Trained in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention
  • Yoga/mindful Therapist

In addition, we consult with BCBA’s as needed and we have a therapy dog.