Gillen Brewer School

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  • Founded in 1992, Gillen Brewer School is a family-oriented, 12-month early childhood program for children ages 2.8 to 10 years old with language-based and non-verbal learning disabilities.
  • We provide developmentally appropriate academic instruction, speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, counseling and social groups, music, art, science, technology, sports and physical fitness.
  • Learning and growing in a secure and nurturing environment, our students develop the skills necessary to overcome challenges.
  • We work closely with their families to instill self-confidence and build a strong foundation for lifelong learning and independence.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedReceptive and Expressive Language Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder; Sensory Integration Disorder, Learning Disabilities, ADHD/ADD,
Year Founded1992
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students86 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorJulian Parham Santana
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