Birch Family Services

Tel: (718)591-8100
Grades: UG | 86 students
  • Herbert G Birch School, for over 30 years has worked tirelessly to help disadvantaged individuals live their lives with dignity and joy.
  • Birch provides services for children and adults with mental retardation, autism, severe language deficiencies and emotional disturbance.
  • We also provide state-of-the-art programs for children affected by abject poverty, malnutrition and homelessness.
  • Many children come from homes with parents struggling with substance abuse, literacy deficits and AIDS.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered n/a

Student Body

Total Students 86 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
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School Reviews

5  5/21/2012
My son is 8 yrs old, who is diagnose with PDD. He is in a special ed class and even though he is in 3rd grade, he has some difficulty and is within 2nd grade level. He also was getting phychotherapy, at one time.
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