Perkins School

Welcome to the Doctor Franklin Perkins School. The Doctor Franklin Perkins School is a day and residential, co-educational special education school located in Lancaster, MA. Our campus provides a beautiful setting and environment to explore. We are dedicated to the provision of exceptional academic, social, emotional, and behavioral supports and related services.

Our mission “…is to provide our students with an enriched learning experience that is student-centered, collaborative, and academically challenging. We strive to unlock the potential of each individual by empowering students to advocate for their own needs, and to take risks academically, socially, and emotionally.”






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Perkins admits persons of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to clients at the school. Perkins does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs or services.