The Sterling School

299 Pacific St Ste A
Brooklyn, NY 11201-0112
Tel: (718)625-3502
Grades: 2-6 | 26 students
The Sterling School was founded in 1999 to meet the needs of Dyslexic and Language Based Learning Disabled children using research-based methodology.
The Sterling School provides educational opportunities for children diagnosed with Language Learning Disorders.
They can attend a school where the curriculum and methodology are based on the latest clinical research.
Our educational program is designed to promote individual academic growth and foster self-esteem through success.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 2-6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyselxia/Langauge Based Learning Disorders
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Sterling School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 9 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $46,000
Tuition Notes 90% parents recoup tuition dollars using an educational attorney
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ruth Arberman

School Notes:

  • Students must have a psycho-educational evaluation which diagnoses them with either Dyslexia or a language based learning disability. All students are of average or above average intelligence

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Mary McDowell Friends School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mary McDowell Friends School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Open House Nursery School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Brooklyn
    Mary McDowell Friends School
    Special Education School (Friends)
    Grades: K-12 | 363 students
    0.2 miles
    20 Bergen Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Brooklyn
    Open House Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 96 students
    0.2 miles
    318a Warren Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: NS-8 | 155 students
    0.3 miles
    195 State Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: PK-8 | 249 students
    0.3 miles
    185 Court Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
  • Brooklyn
    Hanover Place Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 62 students
    0.3 miles
    15 Hanover Pl
    Brooklyn, NY 11201

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The average private school tuition in Brooklyn, NY is $14,976 for elementary schools and $14,795 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Brooklyn, NY is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).