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
Grades Offeredn/a

Student Body

Total Students52 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

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

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