The Center For Discovery

Po Box 840,
Harris, NY, 12742-0127
Tel: (845)794-1400
The Adult Services Program at the Center for Discovery provides quality caring and support designed to help each individual maximize his or her full potential.
Dedicated and values driven staff, in conjunction with integrated clinic and health care services, provide rich and rewarding home lives for nearly 100 adults ranging in age from 21 to 90.
The Center for Discovery offers programs to children ages 3-21 diagnosed with significant disabilities including autism, pervasive developmental disorders, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, neurological impairments and many other low incidence and syndromes.
All of our students have mild to severe cognitive delays and most have significant language and social impairments.
Approximately 40% of the children are ambulatory and the remaining are non-ambulatory.
Our program, through our Article 28 Clinic, provides on-site medical, physical, and psychological support including primary medicine, primary dental, neurology, psychology, monthly psychiatric, podiatry, etc.
Children participate in our program as community-based preschoolers ages 3 through 5, and as community-based and residentially based school age children ages 5 through 21.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Zichron Moshe School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bais Yisroel School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Zichron Moshe School (4.1 miles away)
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  • Kiamesha Lake Bais Yisroel School
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    213 Gibber Rd
    Kiamesha Lake , NY , 12751
    (851)794-9915
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    3.6  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • South Fallsburg Zichron Moshe School
    (Jewish)
    Po Box 580 Laura Park Road
    South Fallsburg , NY , 12779
    (845)434-5240
    (Jewish)
    4.1  mi  |  196  students  |  Gr.  PK-11
  • Liberty St. Peter's Regional School
    (Roman Catholic)
    121 Lincoln Pl
    Liberty , NY , 12754
    (845)292-7270
    (Roman Catholic)
    7  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  K-5
  • Liberty
    Light & Life Christian School
    (Methodist)
    2535 State Route 52
    Liberty , NY , 12754
    (845)292-4360
    (Methodist)
    12.5  mi  |  51  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Tallman Mosdos Sanz Klausenburg Of Monsey
    (Jewish)
    Po Box 242
    Tallman , NY , 10982
    (845)578-9807
    (Jewish)
    14  mi  |  270  students  |  Gr.  PK-9

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