Westchester School For Special Children

Tel: (914)376-4300
Grades: PK | 306 students
Westchester Sch.
For Spec Children provides an interdisciplinary educational program in the most enabling environment which will develop and maintain the skill, attitude and knowledge which disabled children will need to function productively and as independently as possible, within a variety of settings.
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School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 306 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Andalusia School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yonkers Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yonkers Christian Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Yonkers
    Yonkers Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: PK-8 | 159 students
    0.2 miles
    229 N Broadway
    Yonkers, NY 10701
  • Yonkers
    Oakview Prep School Of Sda
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: PK-8 | 211 students
    0.4 miles
    29 Chestnut St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
  • Yonkers
    St. Casimir School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 212 students
    0.4 miles
    259 Nepperhan Avenue
    Yonkers, NY 10701
  • Yonkers
    Grades: PK-12 | 259 students
    0.5 miles
    380 Walnut St
    Yonkers, NY 10701
  • Yonkers
    Grades: PK-8 | 134 students
    0.6 miles
    85 Linden Street
    Yonkers, NY 10701

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The average private school tuition in Westchester County, NY is $5,716 for elementary schools and $23,475 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Westchester County, NY is 75% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).