Aaron School

309 East 45th Street,
New York, NY, 10017
     Tel: (212)867-9594
Grades: K - 12 | 162 students
Aaron School is a K-12, coed, special education school that serves children who have been identified with learning challenges including speech and language delays, learning disabilities, sensory integration issues and attention deficits.  Aaron provides an enriched educational environment, integrating a traditional school curriculum with an individualized skill-building program that builds upon a student's strengths while addressing their challenges.  Classes are small with an excellent student/teacher ratio.  Certified therapists provide speech and language services and occupational therapy.  Aaron School is committed to a partnership of staff, parents and professionals, dedicated to the common goal of enabling each child to become a successful learner.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 162 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Aaron School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,975
Admissions Director Linda Gardner

School Notes:

  • Traditional school curriculum that follows NY State Educational Standards
  • Strengths based Special Ed Program for students with average to above average cognitive ability
  • Small, structured classroom settings with a multi-sensory and multi-disciplinary approach to learning
  • Students have challenges in the areas of language, auditory processing, attention, sensory integration, learning disabilities and executive functioning
  • Aaron Elementary School has 10-12 students in a language based classroom
  • Aaron Middle School has up to 15 students in a content focused, language based classroom
  • Aaron High School has up to 15 students in a rigorous academic based classoom, designed in accordance with the National College Readiness Standards and the NY State Learning Standards.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lyceum Kennedy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Family School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Lyceum Kennedy (0.2 miles away)
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