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SCESC Pathways Academy

Pathways Academy is a 210 day secondary special education program for students, ages 18-21, who have satisfied the State academic requirements for graduation and are eligible to receive further education in the areas of career development, life skills, instruction, and transitional supports. The program's goal is for our students to gain functional employment skills and greater independence in adult life.
Jobs & Job Training:
Career Exploration
Vocational Assessments
Structured Learning Environment 
Job Search & Retention Skills
Employee Rights & Self Advocacy
Post-Secondary Options
Independent Living Skills:
Mock Apartment (kitchen, laundry, etc.)
Household Management & Safety
Personal Health & Hygiene
Finances & Budgeting
Time Management
Community Participation:
Community Resources Access
Consumer Skills
Functional Academics Application
Personal Safety & Security
Recreation & Leisure:
Planning & Participation
Team-Building Activities
Social & Interpersonal Skills
Personal Fitness
Mindfulness Meditation
Nicole Cassar
Admissions Supervisor
[email protected]
908-707-0070 x124
To schedule a tour or intake,
call 908-707-0070 x100 or email
[email protected]

News & Announcements

Finished Interior of the Bus

SCESC Students Create Library for Ghana

After years of work, students at the Somerset County Educational Services Commission have finished converting a 54-passenger school bus into a mobile library to be shipped to Ghana, Africa, to provide educational support to villages in that region. Please click through to read more!
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SCESC Blue and White Original Logo. Cog and Spoke Design.

New Website is Here!

Welcome to the new SCESC Website! Please bear with us as we bring more features and access to you over the coming weeks!
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About Us

The Somerset County Educational Services Commission (SCESC) is a public educational agency, established under New Jersey Statute Title 18A, serving as the catalyst for cooperative education, administration, and financing. Since 1978, SCESC consistently grows and adapts its programs and services to meet the ever changing needs of school districts and their students.