Catherine Laboure Special Education Program

21 Bay 11th St
Brooklyn, NY 11228-0718
Tel: (718)449-1857
Grades: 6-9 | 91 students
We strive to ensure that our students receive an appropriate education in an environment that is consistently conducive to learning.
Students should feel secure in school and accepted by their teachers.
All should be treated fairly and with the utmost respect while at the same time being free to express ideas and opinions freely.
In keeping with this, students actively engaged in the learning process should know the consequences of their actions.
Additionally, it is important that there be maximum consultation and cooperation between the school and the home.
Students, parents, and staff are all key partners in the effort to create and maintain a safe and cooperative learning environment.
The special education opportunities available in the Laboure Program are designed to provide the best possible educational services to children with learning disabilities who possess a valid Individual Education Plan (IEP).
The program is a long term commitment to supporting those children whose cognitive abilities fall short of the current New York State Performance Standards in the absence of support or are in need of a Functional Life Skills program, exempt from all state performance exams.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades 6-9

Student Body

Total Students 91 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Catherine Laboure Special Education Program Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Elite High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metropolitan Baptist Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Bernadette School (0.4 miles away)
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    Brooklyn, NY 11228

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