Guild For Exceptional Children

The Guild for Exceptional Children is a not-for-profit agency that was founded in 1958 by parents and friends of people with developmental disabilities.
GEC grew from a dedicated group of parents volunteering their time to support each other to a leading-edge advocacy agency that spearheaded community living options, opening the very first group home in New York City in 1970.?Our Mission is to help children and adults living with developmental disabilities lead dignified and satisfying lives, reaching their fullest potential and assisting families in every step of their journey.
GEC is dedicated to providing exceptional support and services that will enable children and adults to lead respected and fulfilling lives in their community.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 28%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Imrei Yosef Spinka (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Darkei Chaim (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hebrew Academy For Special (0.2 miles away)
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  • BrooklynHebrew Academy For Special
    Special Education School
    5902 14th Ave # A
    BrooklynNY11219
    (718)686-5901
    Special Education School
    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • BrooklynDarkei Chaim
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    1270 52nd St
    BrooklynNY11219
    (718)435-0894
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 133 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • BrooklynTalmud Torah Tiferes Bunim
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    5202 13th Ave
    BrooklynNY11219
    (718)436-6868
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 164 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • BrooklynUnited Talmudical Academy Torah Vyirah-boro Park
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    5301 14th Ave
    BrooklynNY11219
    (718)438-7109
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.3 mi | 377 students | Gr. 5-7                      
  • BrooklynCongregation Biz Dushinsky
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    5822 11th Ave
    BrooklynNY11219
    (718)436-1624
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. UG                      

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