Karafin School

40-1 Radio Circle, PO Box 277
Mount Kisco, NY 10549-0105
Tel: (914)666-9211
Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
Karafin School has a limited number of students but the student body is not limited in intelligence. Several are gifted and all have accomplished a great deal. The students today are quieter, more academically oriented, than the original under-achievers. They don't act out as much and we get students from all over, not just locally. We are a school of proven success.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1958

Student Body

Total Students 78 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
60%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 6 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Average SAT score 1500
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $27,945
Acceptance Rate
30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Bart A. Donow, Ph. D.

School Notes

  • 84 student maximum enrollment.  Class size = 6 students, 1 teacher, 1 teacher's aide.
  • All core academic classes including, physics, calculus, psychology, soociolgy; plus music, art, computer technology, Spanish, Speech.
  • Gudance Counselor and school psychologist.

Profile last updated: 08/18/2015

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The average private school tuition in Westchester County, NY is $5,845 for elementary schools and $22,477 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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