Ascent School For Individuals With Autism

  • Ascent is a private, non-profit school for children diagnosed with autism and atypical pervasive developmental disorders.
  • It provides a full day, 12 month academic and behavioral treatment program to preschool and school age children ranging in age from 3 to 21 years.
  • Ascent primarily serves children with severe behavioral issues who have experienced failure in the continuum of available public special education settings and who require a high degree of individualized attention and intervention.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students22 students
Student Body Typen/a

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size6 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    (646)277-5422
    33.7 K-12
    35
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    33.9 miles
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    36.2 miles
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    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718)625-3939
    36.2 K-12
    413

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