We’re Right for You
St. Joseph Institute for the Deaf (SJI) is internationally renowned in listening and spoken language education. Our programs help children develop oral language and speech without the use of sign language, providing your child the best opportunity for a mainstream education, but for a future of independence as well.
A Holistic Approach for Child and Family
At SJI, the unique needs of each child and family are paramount. Specialized support services from experts in the fields of early intervention, audiology and speech language pathology as well as comprehensive academic programs, emotional support, personal growth experiences and a family atmosphere provide a holistic approach.
Academic Success at SJI and Beyond
With unsurpassed expertise in teaching children with cochlear implants and hearing aids, we help children develop the building blocks for language and literacy through listening and spoken language, the key to unlocking a future of academic achievement.
SJI’s accredited academic curriculum includes challenge core courses and enrichment opportunities, preparing our students for the challenge offered by mainstream schools. SJI’s classrooms are equipped with sound field infrared amplification systems, as well as computer and Smart Board technologies to optimize the learning environment.
And when your child is ready to mainstream, our outreach programs provide support for families and schools through the transition experience.
Cutting Edge Technologies Bring Our Programs to You
SJI’s technological reach is not limited to the classroom. SJI has pioneered the next level of therapy for deaf and hearing impaired children with cochlear implants. Our groundbreaking ihear online therapy program breaks down barriers of distance and brings
our listening and spoken language therapists to you at a time and location convenient for you and your family. This program produces exceptional results for children of all ages, comparable to those of in-person therapy.
Discover the Program that is Right for You and Your Family
With a wide range of offerings tailored to best serve each child and family, it’s easy to discover that SJI program that is right for you.