Lexington School For The Deaf

30th Ave And 75th St
Jackson Heights, NY 11370-0113
Tel: (718)350-3300
Grades: PK-12 | 314 students
The Lexington School for the Deaf/Center for the Deaf seeks to be an exemplary education, service and research institution for the deaf and hard of hearing in Metropolitan New York City and the country.
Its special emphases are collaborating with the deaf and hard of hearing to realize their full potential in both the deaf and hard of hearing worlds; working with individuals - and their families - of all ages, races, creeds, colors, ethnicities, languages, genders, sexual preferences and socio-economic situations and with a wide range of capacities, interests, and needs; ensuring mastery of expressive and receptive communication skills by individuals at every point along the spectrum of deaf to hard of hearing; designing, constructing and using the evolving information technologies to best advantage; and taking a leading position - in concert with the deaf and hard of hearing communities - in articulating the multifaceted challenges, opportunities and needs for services of the deaf and hard of hearing.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 314 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Lexington School For The Deaf Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
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