The Orchard School

1156 N Broadway,
Yonkers, NY, 10701-0107
Tel: (914)965-3700
For more than 75 years, Andrus has been a proud provider of programs and services for children and families throughout Westchester County and our tri-state area.
Under our corporate umbrella of the Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial, our campus, community and Mental Health Divisions reach 2500 children and families every year with a broad spectrum of preventive and restorative services for families and their children from birth through adolescence.
The Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial is a private, non-profit community agency that provides assessment, treatment, education and preventive services for children and their families in residential, day and other restorative programs.
The mission is to serve children and families, without regard to background or financial status, who have or are at risk for developing behavioral health problems.
A highly qualified and caring staff uses established techniques and innovative programs to accomplish these purposes.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 10

Student Body

Total Students 145 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 68%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade The Orchard School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ferncliff Manor (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Anthony School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Anthony School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Yonkers St Anthony School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1395 Nepperhan Ave
    Yonkers , NY , 10703
    (914)476-8489
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.6  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Yonkers
    Ferncliff Manor
    Special Education School
    1154 Saw Mill River Rd
    Yonkers , NY , 10710
    (914)968-4854
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  UG
  • Yonkers
    Christ The King Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    750 North Broadway
    Yonkers , NY , 10701
    (914)496-37474
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Yonkers
    Hudson View Academy
    (Baptist)
    170 Hudson Terrace
    Yonkers , NY , 10701
    (914)968-7047
    (Baptist)
    1.7  mi  |  63  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Yonkers
    Sacred Heart Grade School
    (Roman Catholic)
    34 Convent Ave
    Yonkers , NY , 10703
    (914)963-5318
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.8  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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