Lexington School For The Deaf

30th Ave And 75th St,
East Elmhurst, NY, 11370-0113
Tel: (718)350-3250
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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 329 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 85%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is 82nd Street Academics (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is 82nd Street Academics (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is 82nd Street Academics (0.1 miles away)
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  • Jackson Heights 82nd Street Academics
    Alternative School
    81-10 35th Avenue
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11372
    (718)457-0429
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  PK-10
  • Jackson Heights
    St. Joan Of Arc Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3527 82nd Street
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11372
    (718)639-9020
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • East Elmhurst Our Lady Of Fatima School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2538 80th St
    East Elmhurst , NY , 11370
    (718)429-7031
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.3  mi  |  642  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Jackson Heights Garden School    
    3316 79th St
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11372
    (718)335-6363
    0.3  mi  |  275  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Woodside Jackson Heights School Sda
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    7225 Woodside Ave
    Woodside , NY , 11377
    (718)426-5729
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    0.7  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  K-9

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