National Children's Center

Tel: (202)722-2319
  • National Children's Center was founded in 1957 by Hyman S. Paper and a group of his friends who were concerned about the lack of community based services for children with mental retardation and their families.
  • Then known as the Jewish foundation for retarded children, NCC is incorporated in the district of columbia on may 14, 1958.
  • Our board of directors provides the corporate governance of National Children's Center.
  • Our senior management team provides leadership for the day-to-day operations of NCC, which employs more than 450 staff.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12

Student Body

Total Students40 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 50%
Students by GradeNational Children's Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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