Ny School For The Deaf

555 Knollwood Rd,
White Plains, NY, 10603-0106
     Tel: (914)949-7310
Grades: PK - 12 | 126 students
Beginning with the Infant Education Program, the New York School for the Deaf supports parental involvement in the child's education.
Career and Transition Services are provided to all students enrolled at the New York School for the Deaf.
In the elementary school, activites connected with career education are infused across the curriculum.
Beginning at age 14, students in the upper grades receive a range of services in this arena, in keeping with the mandate of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
Transition services, geared toward helping students to acquire the skills necessary to become productive and contributing members of the society in which they live, are delivered both in the classroom and in the community.
Preparation for successful employment is one of the key areas that fall within our realm of responsibility.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 126 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 77%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Ny School For The Deaf Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solomon Schechter School of Westchester (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mohawk Country Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mohawk Country Day School (1 miles away)
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  • White PlainsMohawk Country Day School
    200 Old Tarrytown Road
    White PlainsNY10603
    (914)949-2635
    1 mi | 20 students | Gr. NS-1                      
  • ElmsfordOur Lady Of Mount Carmel School
      (Roman Catholic)
    59 E Main St
    ElmsfordNY10523
    (914)592-7575
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 198 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HartsdaleSolomon Schechter School of Westchester
      (Jewish)
    555 West Hartsdale Avenue
    HartsdaleNY10530
    (914)948-8333
      (Jewish)
    1.6 mi | 875 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • HartsdaleMaria Regina High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    500 W Hartsdale Avenue
    HartsdaleNY10530
    (914)761-3300
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    1.7 mi | 531 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ValhallaHoly Name Of Jesus
      (Roman Catholic)
    2 Broadway
    ValhallaNY10595
    (914)948-1744
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | 101 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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