Springdale Education Center is a member of the Massachusetts Association for 766 Approved Private Schools (MAAPS).  MAAPS member schools subscribe to the following:

“MAAPS member schools do not discriminate against otherwise qualified handicapped individuals who seek admission to its specific programs, and for whom member schools can implement an Individualized Education Plan consistent with its educational and clinical services offered. Member schools review all potential candidates for admissions on a case-by-case basis and reserve the right, in their sole judgment, to accept only those qualified individuals who do not pose a significant health or safety risk to themselves or others, which risk cannot be reasonably addressed within its existing services, program and staff structure.”

Springdale Education Center is a member the Holyoke Chamber of Commerce.

Springdale Education Center is a sponsor of the annual MASOC/MATSA (Massachusetts Adolescent Sexual Offender Coalition/Massachusetts Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers)

Springdale Education Center’S guidance counselor is a member of the Massachusetts School Counselors Association


Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

U.S. Department of Education

Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention

Child Trauma Institute

Juvenile Firesetter Intervention Program and Resources