A message from our Principal :
JMMS Principal
- Scott Allshouse, Principal
JMMS Principal
"Welcome to the Jean M. Manfra School, where it is a joy of mine to serve as the Principal. It is my goal to provide the leadership and support necessary to enable our 'JMMS' community to thrive. While our students are faced with difficult life challenges, given the highly specialized, positive and caring environment that we provide, I am honored to witness our students grow."
"Welcome to the Jean M. Manfra School, where it is a joy of mine to serve as the Principal. It is my goal to provide the leadership and support necessary to enable our 'JMMS' community to thrive. While our students are faced with difficult life challenges, given the highly specialized, positive and caring environment that we provide, I am honored to witness our students grow."
- Scott Allshouse, Principal
About our school :

Willowglen Academy - New Jersey’s Jean M. Manfra School is an educational program that is funded by the New Jersey Department of Education (DOE).


Jean M. Manfra School

We are an approved private special education school, serving individuals ages 5-21, dealing with emotional, intellectual, developmental, mental health, and behavioral challenges. The small, self-contained classrooms have a high ratio of educational staff to students, allowing for a truly unique program for each and every student. Our overall purpose is to help all students grow to their full potential in all aspects of their lives by providing an environment that is educational, therapeutic, and supportive while fostering a culture of hope, safety, trust, and opportunity.


Our school operates in a self-contained format emphasizing functional academic and daily living skills instruction and social, emotional, and intellectual growth, pre-vocational training, and language/communication development. Dedicatedand professional staff members lead and direct the program services through a multidisciplinary and team approach.


Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Scott Allshouse

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A message from our Principal :
"Welcome to the Jean M. Manfra School, where it is a joy of mine to serve as the Principal. It is my goal to provide the leadership and support necessary to enable our 'JMMS' community to thrive. While our students are faced with difficult life challenges, given the highly specialized, positive and caring environment that we provide, I am honored to witness our students grow."
JMMS Principal
- Scott Allshouse, Principal
JMMS Principal
- Scott Allshouse, Principal
"Welcome to the Jean M. Manfra School, where it is a joy of mine to serve as the Principal. It is my goal to provide the leadership and support necessary to enable our 'JMMS' community to thrive. While our students are faced with difficult life challenges, given the highly specialized, positive and caring environment that we provide, I am honored to witness our students grow."
About our school :

Willowglen Academy - New Jersey’s Jean M. Manfra School is an educational program that is funded by the New Jersey Department of Education (DOE).


Jean M. Manfra School

We are an approved private special education school, serving individuals ages 5-21, dealing with emotional, intellectual, developmental, mental health, and behavioral challenges. The small, self-contained classrooms have a high ratio of educational staff to students, allowing for a truly unique program for each and every student. Our overall purpose is to help all students grow to their full potential in all aspects of their lives by providing an environment that is educational, therapeutic, and supportive while fostering a culture of hope, safety, trust, and opportunity.


Our school operates in a self-contained format emphasizing functional academic and daily living skills instruction and social, emotional, and intellectual growth, pre-vocational training, and language/communication development. Dedicatedand professional staff members lead and direct the program services through a multidisciplinary and team approach.


Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Scott Allshouse