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
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.: 29%
Students by Grade Westchester Exceptional Childrens School Student 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 (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph S School (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Croton Falls
    St. Joseph S School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 180 students
    1.3 miles
    14 Croton Falls Road PO Box 719
    Croton Falls, NY 10519
    (914)277-3783
    1.3PK-8
    180
  • Somers
    Grades: 9-12 | 565 students
    2.9 miles
    54 Route 138
    Somers, NY 10589
    (914)232-5061
    2.99-12
    565
  • Lincolndale
    Grades: PK | 221 students
    3.3 miles
    Po Box 600
    Lincolndale, NY 10540
    (914)248-7474
    3.3PK
    221
  • Brewster
    Grades: PK-12
    4.5 miles
    83 Main Street
    Brewster, NY 10509
    (845)259-8259
    4.5PK-12
    n/a
  • Mahopac
    Noah's Ark School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 36 students
    4.6 miles
    Po Box 342
    Mahopac, NY 10541
    (845)628-8722
    4.6PK-K
    36

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