Top 20 Best New York Private Schools with Special Program Emphasis (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 60 private schools with special program emphasis serving 16,115 students in New York.
The best top ranked with special program emphasis private schools in New York include Lycee Francais de New York, My Spectrum School and The Art of Words Community School.
The average tuition cost is $29,570, which is higher than the New York private school average tuition cost of $19,608.
35% of private schools with special program emphasis in New York are religiously affiliated (most commonly Jewish and Seventh Day Adventist).
Special education schools primarily serve specific student groups such as those that may be hard of hearing, deaf, speech impaired, health impaired, orthopedically impaired, cognitive delays/impairments, seriously emotionally disturbed, multi-handicapped, visually handicapped, or deaf and blind.

Top Ranked New York Private Schools with Special Program Emphasis (2022)

School
Location
Grades
Students
The Art of Words Community School
The Art of Words Community School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(3)
52 Bridge Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(516) 668-1024
Grades: PK-12
| 156 students
Lycee Francais de New York
Lycee Francais de New York Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
505 E 75th St
New York, NY 10021
(212) 369-1400
Grades: NS-12
| 1,332 students
My Spectrum School
My Spectrum School Photo - Pretend Doctor at My Spectrum School
Special Program Emphasis
11 Sintsink Dr. East
Port Washington, NY 11050
(516) 883-8035
Grades: PK-3
| 31 students
Robert C Parker School
Robert C Parker School Photo - Exploration on 77 acres campus with forest, woods, pond, and streams.
Special Program Emphasis
(8)
4254 Ny Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY 12198
(518) 286-3449
Grades: PK-8
| 134 students
THINK Global School
THINK Global School Photo - Students at THINK Global School have ample opportunities to work on their photography
Special Program Emphasis
1460 Broadway, #4027
New York, NY 10036
(646) 808-0675
Grades: 10-12
| 60 students
Bridges Academy (the)
Bridges Academy (the) Photo - Our 2016-17 Graduating class
Special Program Emphasis
(19)
339 Snedecor Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 446-8050
Grades: NS-8
| 266 students
Green Meadow Waldorf School
Green Meadow Waldorf School Photo - Green Meadow is one of the oldest and largest Waldorf schools in North America, offering programs from Parent & Child Classes through Grade 12.
Special Program Emphasis
(12)
307 Hungry Hollow Road
Spring Valley, NY 10977
(845) 356-2514
Grades: NS-12
| 243 students
MUSE Academy
MUSE Academy Photo - MUSE Academy uses Singapore math coupled with science discovery projects to develop a joyful, exploration approach to mathematics
Special Program Emphasis
(11)
126 St Felix St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(929) 400-1751
Grades: PK-3
| 64 students
Bais Rochel School
All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
7 Israel Zupnick Dr
Monroe, NY 10950
(845) 783-5820
Grades: PK-12
| 4,482 students
Educational Institute Oholei Torah-oholei Menachem
All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
667 Eastern Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 778-3340
Grades: K-12
| 1,644 students
French-American School of New York
French-American School of New York Photo - FASNY offers academic excellence to an international body in Westchester.
Special Program Emphasis
320 East Boston Post Road
Mamaroneck, NY 10543
(914) 250-0401
Grades: NS-12
| 707 students
German International School New York
German International School New York Photo - German International School New York (GISNY) New Building and school herb garden
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
50 Partridge Road
White Plains, NY 10605
(914) 948-6513
Grades: PK-12
| 409 students
German School Manhattan
German School Manhattan Photo - International Pre- & Lower School GSM uses small classes to make a big impact. Expertly trained educators teach in their native language, while the intimate group settings allow for dedicated student-teacher interaction. A new location was added this year to offer full German immersion Preschool for learners ages 3 and 4.
Special Program Emphasis
74 Warren Street
New York, NY 10007
(646) 869-1152
Grades: NS-5
| 43 students
International Academy of New York
International Academy of New York Photo - Our school is located in a landmark building steps away from Central Park and walking distance from world-renowned museums, all of which we use as extensions of our classrooms.
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
4 East 90th Street
New York, NY 10128
(212) 641-0260
Grades: NS-5
| 29 students
International School Of Brooklyn
International School Of Brooklyn Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
477 Court Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(718) 369-3023
Grades: NS-8
| 377 students
The Lang School
The Lang School Photo - Our staff and student community is as diverse as it is committed. Lower School students take daily recess at local parks, playgrounds, and gardening plots., while Upper School students can leave campus independently.
Special Program Emphasis
26 Broadway, Suite 900
New York, NY 10004
(212) 977-7777
Grades: K-12
| 60 students
Little River Community School
Special Program Emphasis
1227 County Route 25
Canton, NY 13617
(315) 379-9474
Grades: K-12
| 39 students
Lutheran School of Flushing and Bayside
Lutheran School of Flushing and Bayside Photo
Special Program Emphasis (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
3601 Bell Blvd
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 225-5502
Grades: NS-8
| 101 students
Mountain Road School
Mountain Road School Photo - Our beautiful new schoolyard
Special Program Emphasis
4565 County Route 9
East Nassau, NY 12062
(518) 794-8520
Grades: PK-8
| 53 students
New York Military Academy
New York Military Academy Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
78 Academy Ave
Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
(845) 534-3710
Grades: 8-12
| 100 students
North Shore Hebrew Academy High School
Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
400 N Service Rd
Great Neck, NY 11020
(516) 487-2424
Grades: 9-12
| 411 students
St. Thomas Choir School
St. Thomas Choir School Photo - The core of our program is music. Boys arrive with potential and interest and leave on a level equal to students entering university. Being an important part of a renowned ensemble changes a boy's self-concept. It is one thing to tell a boy he can be world-class someday. It is quite another to teach him he already is.
All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Episcopal)
(3)
202 W 58th Street
New York, NY 10019
(212) 247-3311
Grades: 3-8
| 13 students
Torah Academy For Girls
All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
444 Beach 6th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
(718) 471-8444
Grades: PK-12
| 1,678 students
Yeshiva University High School
All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
2540 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10033
(212) 960-5337
Grades: 9-12
| 296 students
Akwesasne Freedom School
Special Program Emphasis
31 Village Rd
Hogansburg, NY 13655
(518) 358-2073
Grades: PK-8
| 61 students
Alternative School For Math & Science
Alternative School For Math & Science Photo - The Purple Team competes for the win during the balloon race on Field Day.
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
291 E 1st St
Corning, NY 14830
(607) 962-0011
Grades: 6-8
| 112 students
Aurora Waldorf School
Aurora Waldorf School Photo - In 3rd Grade classes often go apple picking as part of their Farming block.
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
525 West Falls Road
West Falls, NY 14170
(716) 655-2029
Grades: PK-8
| 170 students
Bais Shifra Miriam
All-girls | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
70-b Highview Rd
Suffern, NY 10901
(845) 356-0061
Grades: PK-12
| 267 students
Beit Rabban Day School
Beit Rabban Day School Photo
Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
176 West 105th St.
New York, NY 10025
(212) 595-1386
Grades: NS-8
| 134 students
Blessed Virgin Mary Mother Of God Academy
Special Program Emphasis (Catholic)
450 Wilkinson Street
Syracuse, NY 13204
(315) 422-8127
Grades: K-12
| 70 students
Brooklyn Free School
Special Program Emphasis
372 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 499-2707
Grades: PK-12
| 80 students
Children's Hours School
Special Program Emphasis
90 Lewis St
Geneva, NY 14456
(315) 521-8117
Grades: PK-4
| 21 students
The École
The École Photo
Special Program Emphasis
111 E 22nd Street
New York, NY 10010
(646) 410-2238
Grades: NS-8
| 248 students
Fei Tian Academy Of The Arts
Special Program Emphasis (Seventh Day Adventist)
(1)
140 Galley Hill Rd
Cuddebackville, NY 12729
(845) 754-4226
Grades: 7-12
| 169 students
The Free School
The Free School Photo - Thisis us!
Special Program Emphasis
8 Elm St
Albany, NY 12202
(518) 434-3072
Grades: K-8
| 28 students
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