Birch Family Services Inc

Tel: (718)591-8100
Herbert G Birch School, for over 30 years has worked tirelessly to help disadvantaged individuals live their lives with dignity and joy.
Birch provides services for children and adults with mental retardation, autism, severe language deficiencies and emotional disturbance.
We also provide state-of-the-art programs for children affected by abject poverty, malnutrition and homelessness.
Many children come from homes with parents struggling with substance abuse, literacy deficits and AIDS.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 68 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mesivta Chofetz Chaim (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Family School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yeshiva Berachel David (0.6 miles away)
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  • Fresh Meadows Holy Family School
    (Roman Catholic)
    7415 175th St
    Fresh Meadows , NY , 11366
    (718)969-2124
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Flushing Yeshiva Ohel Simcha
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    14141 72nd Ave
    Flushing , NY , 11367
    (718)261-0101
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    0.5  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Flushing
    Yeshiva Berachel David
    (Jewish)
    15062 78th Rd
    Flushing , NY , 11367
    (718)849-4140
    (Jewish)
    0.6  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Fresh Meadows Solomon Schechter School Of Queens
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    7616 Parsons Blvd
    Fresh Meadows , NY , 11366
    (718)591-9800
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Fresh Meadows
    Yeshiva Ketana Of Queens
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    7815 Parsons Blvd
    Fresh Meadows , NY , 11366
    (718)969-1000
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.7  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  K-9

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 21, 2012 - My son is 8 yrs old, who is diagnose with PDD. He is in a special ed class and even though he is in 3rd grade, he has some difficulty and is within 2nd grade level. He also was getting phychotherapy, at one time. - Posted by Parent

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