The Center For Discovery

Po Box 840
Harris, NY 12742-0127
Tel: (845)707-8483
Grades: NS | 249 students
The Adult Services Program at the Center for Discovery provides quality caring and support designed to help each individual maximize his or her full potential.
Dedicated and values driven staff, in conjunction with integrated clinic and health care services, provide rich and rewarding home lives for nearly 100 adults ranging in age from 21 to 90.
The Center for Discovery offers programs to children ages 3-21 diagnosed with significant disabilities including autism, pervasive developmental disorders, cerebral palsy, mental retardation, neurological impairments and many other low incidence and syndromes.
All of our students have mild to severe cognitive delays and most have significant language and social impairments.
Approximately 40% of the children are ambulatory and the remaining are non-ambulatory.
Our program, through our Article 28 Clinic, provides on-site medical, physical, and psychological support including primary medicine, primary dental, neurology, psychology, monthly psychiatric, podiatry, etc.
Children participate in our program as community-based preschoolers ages 3 through 5, and as community-based and residentially based school age children ages 5 through 21.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Grades Offered Nursery/Preschool

Student Body

Total Students 249 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
23%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Zichron Moshe School (5.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hebrew Day School Of Sullivan (3.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hebrew Day School Of Sullivan (3.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • Kiamesha Lake
    Grades: PK-8 | 41 students
    3.3 miles
    Po Box 239
    Kiamesha Lake, NY 12751
    (845)794-7890
    3.3PK-8
    41
  • Kiamesha Lake
    Talmud Torah Imrei Burech
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Grades: K-9 | 111 students
    3.3 miles
    Po Box 406
    Kiamesha Lake, NY 12751
    (845)794-9915
    3.3K-9
    111
  • South Fallsburg
    Grades: PK-11 | 196 students
    5.2 miles
    Po Box 580 Laura Park Road
    South Fallsburg, NY 12779
    (845)434-5240
    5.2PK-11
    196
  • Liberty
    Grades: PK-5 | 90 students
    7 miles
    121 Lincoln Pl
    Liberty, NY 12754
    (845)292-7270
    7PK-5
    90
  • Barryville
    New Hope Manor
    All-girls  | Alternative School
    Grades: UG | 2 students
    18.5 miles
    35 Hillside Rd
    Barryville, NY 12719
    (845)557-8353
    18.5UG
    2

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