The Bancroft School – Raymond & Joanne Welsh Campus

Location: Mount Laurel, NJ

Architect: KSS Architects

Square Footage: 175,000

Completion Date: December 2017


The Bancroft School is a regional provider of special education programs for children and youth with autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities. This project featured the construction of Bancroft’s new 80 acre campus consisting of a 109,000 sq ft school building, a 7,000 sq ft administration building, an 8,200 sq ft facilities building, and 7 resident housing buildings totaling 41,400 sq ft. Of the 7 residential buildings, three house 30 residents enrolled in the renowned “Lindens Center for Autism” program while the other four provides housing for 70 persons enrolled in the transitional program where persons served are being prepared to be relocated out in the community.
The new campus also includes a community center with a gym and pool as well as a convenience store/training center and gathering spaces for social events.