Educating Children, Supporting Families, Transforming Lives.

Welcome to the Lucy Daniels School, a therapeutic day school for children who are experiencing social, emotional, or behavioral difficulties at home or in school.

At the Lucy Daniels School, each child’s education and therapeutic program are carefully tailored to his or her needs and strengths. Social, emotional, and academic growth takes place in classrooms where our students feel safe, understood, and supported in all developmental areas.

We invite you to learn more about our innovative programs and specialized services for preschool and elementary-aged children.

Come Tour Our School...

The best way to learn about our school is to meet us. Contact us to schedule your private school tour.

Click to schedule a visit

News & Events

Helping Children Understand Tragedy

The tragedy in Manchester, UK on May 23 in which both adults and young people were killed by a terrorist explosion is likely to cause children -- even young ones -- to have questions, concerns and fears. Parents and caregivers may want to read a related article (also...

Dateline Raleigh May 10, 2017 – Kaleidoscope Project Launches!

Held at Beginning & Beyond Child Development Center (part of NC State's Natural Learning Initiative),  The Kaleidoscope Project (funded by John Rex Endowment), is "bringing together voices and experiences that represent a wide range of Wake County’s child-focused...

“First Friends” Summer Camp Begins July 10

Lucy Daniels Center will hold its second annual First Friends Summer Camp from July 10 to July 21, 2017, at our campus located at 9003 Weston Parkway in Cary. The camp features our school's therapeutic teaching garden, greenhouse and playground. Campers will spend...