Crossroads Center For Children

1136 N Westcott Road
Schenectady, NY 12306-0123
Tel: (518)280-0083
Grades: PK-6 | 47 students
Crossroads Center for Children serves children with a diagnosis within the Pervasive Development Disorder and Autism spectrum, and their families.
Our goal is to enhance all children's lives by teaching the necessary skills for them to participate in a meaningful way in their home, school, and community.
Crossroads Center for Children utilizes Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) as the treatment philosophy and approach to autism intervention.
Noted as the only method for which empirical research has validated success, procedures based on ABA are used to increase skills across all areas of development.
The school provides a continuum of services across intensity and level of integration, resulting in the most effective mix of services to meet the individual needs of the child.
Services range from group instruction to individual therapy.
These services can be provided in a variety of settings, ranging from segregated to fully-integrated classrooms.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded 1998

Student Body

Total Students 47 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Crossroads Center For Children Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 7 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Associate Melissa Cleinman

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Northeast Parent & Child Society (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northeast Parent & Child Society (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mekeel Christian Academy (3 miles away)
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  • Schenectady
    Northeast Parent & Child Society
    Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 169 students
    2.5 miles
    1821 Hamburg St
    Schenectady, NY 12304
  • Scotia
    Grades: PK-12 | 346 students
    3 miles
    36-38 Sacandaga Rd
    Scotia, NY 12302
  • Schenectady
    St John The Evangelist
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 123 students
    3 miles
    806 Union St
    Schenectady, NY 12308
  • Schenectady
    Grades: 6-12 | 324 students
    3.5 miles
    2600 Albany St
    Schenectady, NY 12304
  • Schenectady
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    3.7 miles
    3510 Carman Road
    Schenectady, NY 12303

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