Westchester Exceptional Childrens School

Tel: (914)277-5533
Grades: 12 | 84 students
Westchester Exceptional Children's School is a not for profit, tax-exempt/501(c)(3) school, located in North Salem, NY, serving students from 28 school districts and nine counties in NY, CT and NYC.
Our focus is on meeting the educational, social and emotional need of students with autism, medically fragile children, and students with communication and behavior disorders thought to be too handicapped to attend public education programs.
Our educational mission establishes that each child, no matter how handicapped, is a valuable individual capable of high achievement and worthy of society's best efforts.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 84 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade Westchester Exceptional Childrens School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is John F Kennedy Catholic High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph S School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph S School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Croton Falls St. Joseph S School
    (Roman Catholic)
    14 Croton Falls Road PO Box 719
    Croton Falls , NY , 10519
    (914)277-3783
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  180  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Somers John F Kennedy Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    54 Route 138
    Somers , NY , 10589
    (914)232-5061
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.9  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lincolndale Lincoln Hall Ives School
    All-boys | Alternative School
    Po Box 600
    Lincolndale , NY , 10540
    (914)248-7474
    All-boys | Alternative School
    3.3  mi  |  221  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Brewster Longview School
    83 Main Street
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)259-8259
    4.5  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Brewster
    St. Lawrence O'toole School
    (Roman Catholic)
    11 Eastview Avenue
    Brewster , NY , 10509
    (845)279-5164
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.8  mi  |  217  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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