Lavelle School For The Blind

Lavelle school for the Blind is a multi-cultural educational institution established 100 years ago based on the Catholic tradition and the compassion and dedication of the Dominican sisters of Blauvelt.
The organization integrates students who are blind and have multiple disabilities, staff and parents in a challenging yet nurturing environment.
The programs at Lavelle seek to educate the whole child through a combination of developmental and functional strategies.
as the student progresses, the curriculum accommodates individual changing needs and educational growth.
all students are prepared for lives as respected adults.
Lavelle school develops all students to their fullest potential, and provides support and resources to the students and their parents.

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 n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 92%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Covenant Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Christian Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • BronxFaith Christian Academy
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1137 E 223rd St
    BronxNY10466
    (718)881-1085
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    0.3 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BronxOur Lady Of Grace School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3981 Bronxwood Ave
    BronxNY10466
    (718)547-9918
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.3 mi | 279 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BronxNew Covenant Christian School
      (Christian)
    1497 Needham Ave
    BronxNY10469
    (718)519-8884
      (Christian)
    0.3 mi | 107 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • BronxSs Philip & James School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1160 E 213th St
    BronxNY10469
    (718)882-4576
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.4 mi | 228 students | Gr. PK-9                      
  • BronxRegent School
    719 E 216th St
    BronxNY10467
    (718)653-2900
    0.5 mi | 152 students | Gr. K-7                      

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