Deaf school to be integrated into special support school in Chiba Prefecture next spring

The Chiba Prefecture Education Board has decided that the Tateyama School for the Deaf where ten young children are enrolled in Tateyama City will be integrated into the Awa Special Support School with 127 students enrolled in April next year because of the number of Deaf children on decrease.

The Awa Special Support School, located in the city, currently offers the elementary, junior high school and high school program to children with the intellectual disability and the sickly. Next springy the kindergarten, elementary and junior high school divisions for the Deaf children will be added.

The schoolhouse of the School for the Deaf will be used effectively in the future for children with the intellectual disability and the sickly who will be on the increase.

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