Welcome to the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Junior High Program

  • The Junior High class is located at Old Quarry School in Lemont, Illinois. Utilizing a Total Communication philosophy, the program focuses on the development of all aspects of language, oral communication, auditory and speech reading skills, daily living skills and social interaction, while academic skills are developed. Direct Instruction programming in reading and Visual Phonics are incorporated into the class. Students participate in a variety of after school activities and community-based field trips.


    Absences may be called directly into Old Quarry at (630) 257-2286. Please include the student’s name, room number, teacher’s name, and reason for absence. Feel free to leave a message and a staff member will return your call as soon as possible.