The Cooke Center School

219 Stanton Street,
New York, NY, 10002-0101
     Tel: (212)995-1987
Grades: PK - 12
The Cooke Center for Learning and Development is the largest private provider of school-based special education services in New York City.
We embrace and promote inclusion, an educational practice through which children with learning challenges are educated in general education settings alongside their mainstream peers.
The Cooke Center's mission is to collaborate with others to provide opportunities for students with special needs, ages 3 to 21, to learn side by side with non-disabled peers and members of the community.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Cognitive or developmental disabilities and language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Billy English

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, CheeringBasketballCheering,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mesivta Tifereth Jerusalem (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beth Jacob Parochial School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Brigid School (0.4 miles away)
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  • New YorkBeth Jacob Parochial School
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    New YorkNY10002
    (212)473-4500
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    0.2 mi | 170 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • New YorkCornelia Connelly Center
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    220 E 4th St
    New YorkNY10009
    (212)982-2287
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 64 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • New YorkSt. Brigid School
      (Roman Catholic)
    185 E 7th Street
    New YorkNY10009
    (212)677-5210
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 189 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New YorkNativity Mission School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    204 Forsyth St
    New YorkNY10002
    (212)477-2472
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 16 students | Gr. 8                      
  • New YorkWorld Class Learning Academy
    44 E 2nd St
    New YorkNY10003
    (212)600-2019
    0.6 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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