The Cooke Center School

219 Stanton Street
New York, NY 10002-0101
Tel: (212)995-1987
Grades: PK - 12 | 250 students
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 Non-sectarian
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 250 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 54%
State avg.: 29%

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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York
    Beth Jacob Parochial School
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: K-8 | 170 students
    0.2 miles
    142 Broome St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212)473-4500
    0.2K-8
    170
  • New York
    Cornelia Connelly Center
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 5-8 | 64 students
    0.3 miles
    220 E 4th St
    New York, NY 10009
    (212)982-2287
    0.35-8
    64
  • New York
    St. Brigid School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 235 students
    0.4 miles
    185 E 7th Street
    New York, NY 10009
    (212)677-5210
    0.4PK-8
    235
  • New York
    Nativity Mission School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 8 | 16 students
    0.5 miles
    204 Forsyth St
    New York, NY 10002
    (212)477-2472
    0.58
    16
  • New York
    Grades: PK-4 | 35 students
    0.6 miles
    44 E 2nd St
    New York, NY 10003
    (212)600-2019
    0.6PK-4
    35

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