Cardinal Hayes School For Special Children

  • Cardinal Hayes Home for Children is a not-for-profit agency pro­viding residential care and treatment for young people who are developmentally disabled.
  • CHHC is sponsored by the Franciscan Missionaries of Mary. Children of all races, creeds and socio-economic backgrounds are equally considered for admission.
  • Our agency accepts ambulatory and non-ambulatory young people who function in the moderate to profound range of mental retardation.
  • The individuals in our care are multi-handicapped. Some have a diagnosis of autism, others have cerebral palsy, epilepsy or neurological impairment.
  • Our nursing staff and direct care workers have considerable experience in the care of medically fragile children.
  • There are one hundred ten young people in our residential programs.
  • Cardinal Hayes School for Special Children provides special education programs for many of the children who reside at Cardinal Hayes Home.
  • Through contracts with public school districts, CHS also accepts special needs children who live at home with their families.
  • Chartered in 1984, the school is cer­ti­fied by the New York State Education Department.
  • The school is conveniently located in the Village of Millbrook.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Inquire with school

Student Body

Total Students54 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milford
    Milestones Behavioral Services
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12 | 85 students
    50.8 miles
    925 Bridgeport Ave
    Milford, CT 06460
    (203) 882-8810
    50.8 1-12
    85
  • Rockville
    The Katherine Thomas School
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 131 students
    261.6 miles
    9975 Medical Center Drive
    Rockville, MD 20850
    (301) 738-9691
    261.6 PK-12
    131

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