The New York Institute for Special Education (NYISE)is a private, 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonsectarian educational facility which provides quality educational programs for children with blindness and visual impairment, emotional and learning needs and preschoolers who have developmental delays.

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New York Institute For Special Education ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Blindness and visual impairments, learning and emotional needs, preschool developmental delays
Year Founded
1831
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
261 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
87%
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
New York Institute For Special Education Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
6 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
We are a New York State funded school.
Admissions Associate
Lois Dougan

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

School Notes

  • The New York Institute for Special Education's mission is to provide quality educational programs and support to the students and families in a safe, caring environment, to awaken and inspire student curiosity, lifelong learning and fulfillment.
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