Block Institute School

  • Block Institute of Brooklyn New York is a non-profit, non-sectarian agency dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities and their families.
  • Established in 1962, Block Institute has extensive experience providing individualized services for children and adults with developmental disabilities.
  • Block Institute has been a beacon of hope for the developmentally disabled and their families.
  • Our program offerings include Special Education and Evaluation Services for children with special needs ages three to eight years old.
  • Block Institute is committed to community awareness, sensitivity, and acceptance of individuals with disabilities.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other associations(s) for exceptional children
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students252 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
96%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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The average private school tuition in Brooklyn, NY is $15,203 for elementary schools and $23,658 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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