Kulanu Academy

KULANU serves children who have a wide range of disabilities such as Asperger's Syndrome, Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Dyslexia, and Tourette's Syndrome, as well as developmental disorders, attention disorders, learning disabilities and physical challenges.
Working with local synagogues, day schools and yeshivot, through a staff of trained professionals and lay leaders, KULANU provides children with state-of-the-art programs enriched with Jewish culture and values.
KULANU has enhanced the midot of all children in our community and has broadened the landscape of communal opportunities for chinuch, chesed, and tzedakah.
We offer a wide variety of services such as respite, social skills, Sunday activity programs, family support, information and referral, camp programs, sensitivity training, education and advocacy for children and their families ages 2-adulthood.
Kulanu is continually developing new programming to meet the needs of the over 300 local children with special needs that we serve on a regular basis.
KULANU is staffed by accredited professionals, specialists, consultants and trained student volunteers.
Each program is tailored to meet the specific needs of each child a daunting and costly, but yet critical task that is central to KULANU's mission.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Inquire with school

Student Body

Total Students56 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Kulanu Academy is Hebrew Academy Five Towns Rockaway High (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school and preschool is Bible Baptist Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cedarhurst
    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
    0 miles
    635 Central Ave
    Cedarhurst, NY 11516
    (516) 569-3370
    0 9-12
    395
  • Cedarhurst
    Grades: PK-12 | 37 students
    0.2 miles
    565 Park Avenue
    Cedarhurst, NY 11516
    (516) 285-1808
    0.2 PK-12
    37
  • Cedarhurst
    Priority-1's Torah Academy
    All-boys  | Alternative School (Jewish)
    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
    0.2 miles
    26 Columbia Ave
    Cedarhurst, NY 11516
    (516) 295-5700
    0.2 9-12
    16
  • Cedarhurst
    Yeshivath Gesher
    Alternative School (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-1 | 83 students
    0.2 miles
    650 Broadway
    Cedarhurst, NY 11516
    (516) 730-7377
    0.2 PK-1
    83
  • Cedarhurst
    Shulamith School for Girls
    All-girls (Jewish)
    Grades: NS-12 | 409 students
    0.4 miles
    305 Cedarhurst Avenue
    Cedarhurst, NY 11516
    (516) 564-1500
    0.4 NS-12
    409

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