The Bridge School

Latest Updates and Information on COVID-19

The Bridge School is working closely with the Hillsborough City School District and with the San Mateo County Health Department and the County Office of Education in terms of monitoring the COVID-19 situation. We are keeping abreast with the situation and as new information is received, will be posted here.

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The Bridge School

An innovative organization educating children with severe speech and physical impairments through the use of:

  • creative approaches to education and communication
  • augmentative and alternative communication systems and assistive technology
  • extensive involvement of families and community

Explore The Bridge School Model to learn about who we are, what we believe, and ways you can contribute to the ongoing programs and activities that move our students closer to a life without barriers to education, participation and communication.

The Bridge School
545 Eucalyptus Avenue
Hillsborough, CA 94010-6404
650-696-7295

The Bridge School is a 501(c)(3) organization. Federal Identification Number: 95-4068784

The Bridge School does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, selection of students, hiring and firing of staff, selection of volunteers and vendors, and provision of services. We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our student population, staff, volunteers, subcontractors and vendors.

The students, families, staff and Board of Directors are pleased to share the exciting things happening at The Bridge School through the pages of our Web site. Enjoy the energy and spirit that shines through the faces of our students and embrace the strength and wisdom that is reflected in the contributions of our staff.

Fulfilling our Mission

Helping Children Find Their Voice

Communication and education are the keys to developing a self confident, participating member of society.

Education

Life Long Learning

Equal opportunity, full participation, independent living and continuing education are the keystones to life long learning.

Transition

Building Global Communities

Building professional capacity enriches the education and communication for children and adults throughout the world.

Outreach

Ways to Support

Your charitable donation makes a significant difference in the level of support we are able to provide to children and their families locally, nationally and globally.

Support

Recent News

6/16/2020 —  Next in the CVI Webinar Series

The Bridge School is excited to invite you to join our next webinar in the series on Cortical Visual Impairment (CVI) and its impact on children with severe physical and speech impairments who rely on augmentative and alternative communication (AAC). Understanding the Phases Associated with CVI Range with Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy Live Webinar on June … – Continue reading

5/27/2020 —  BCTAC presentation to the Board of Directors

May 26, 2020 Presenting BCTAC: The Bridge School’s Board of Directors asked the BCTAC Leadership Committee (LC) to share information about their program. The LC developed a framework and produced the following in record time to meet their deadline – all while sheltering-in-place. Kudos to the LC for a highly impressive presentation. 

5/20/2020 —  Distance Learning at The Bridge School

As Distance Learning continues, The Bridge School is dedicated to meeting the changes and challenges as they occur. The Bridge School will continue supporting educators, service providers, students and their families toward a goal of creating a place and means for educating students in their homes with their families, outside of a regular school environment, … – Continue reading

5/8/2020 —  CVI Archived Webinar

Our May 6th webinar with Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy was a success! If you missed the live webinar, don’t worry! We have a recorded archived version available online. You can watch at any time and it is still free to view. You must register on our site to access archived webinars. CVI webinar schedule:  https://cvi.bridgeschool.org/webinars/ Questions: questions@bridgeschool.org.

4/21/2020 —  CVI Webinar Series

Mark your calendars!  Save the date! May 6, 2020 10:00 AM Pacific Time1:00 PM Eastern Time The Bridge School is excited to invite you to join our first webinar on CVI and its impact on children with severe physical impairments who rely on augmentative and alternative communication.  This webinar will feature Dr. Christine Roman-Lantzy, an … – Continue reading