"...that each life may find meaning."

Independent Living

PFV-hr-4001rt-sm.jpgOtsego Academy is located at Pathfinder Village, 300-acre planned community supporting individuals with Down syndrome and other intellectual disabilities. Here, community members enjoy a culture conducive to independence, friendships, and personal success. Since its inception over 30 years ago, Pathfinder Village continues to be a progressive and sustainable community.

Academy students live in a beautiful colonial home and enjoy on-campus amenities such as a gymnasium, community nature trails, art studio, soccer field, and café. In addition, the lovely village of Cooperstown is only 15 miles away and offers many enjoyable social and wellness opportunities.

PFV_lr-3773-sm.jpgHousing

Student Housing is centrally located in Pathfinder Village. In a family style setting, students share responsibilities for managing a shared living environment. Academy staff support and facilitate independence tailored to each student's needs.

Arts and Recreation

Academy students choose from a host of campus-based activities and clubs including art, music, sports, and yoga. Students travel off campus for swimming, bowling, movies, and other leisure activities.