Guild For Exceptional Children

Tel: (718)435-2554
Grades: PK | 250 students
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
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 250 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshiva Ohr Hatorah (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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  • Brooklyn
    Hebrew Academy For Special
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 565 students
    0.2 miles
    5902 14th Ave # A
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718)686-5901
    0.2PK
    565
  • Brooklyn
    Darkei Chaim
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-4 | 185 students
    0.2 miles
    1270 52nd St
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718)435-0894
    0.2PK-4
    185
  • Brooklyn
    Talmud Torah Tiferes Bunim
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Grades: K-9 | 182 students
    0.2 miles
    5202 13th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718)436-6868
    0.2K-9
    182
  • Brooklyn
    Grades: 5-7 | 377 students
    0.3 miles
    5301 14th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718)438-7109
    0.35-7
    377
  • Brooklyn
    Yeshiva Ohr Hatorah
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Grades: 12 | 16 students
    0.3 miles
    5822 11th Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718)851-2879
    0.312
    16

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