- For more than 75 years, Andrus has been a proud provider of programs and services for children and families throughout Westchester County and our tri-state area.
- Under our corporate umbrella of the Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial, our campus, community and Mental Health Divisions reach 2500 children and families every year with a broad spectrum of preventive and restorative services for families and their children from birth through adolescence.
- The Julia Dyckman Andrus Memorial is a private, non-profit community agency that provides assessment, treatment, education and preventive services for children and their families in residential, day and other restorative programs.
- The mission is to serve children and families, without regard to background or financial status, who have or are at risk for developing behavioral health problems.
- A highly qualified and caring staff uses established techniques and innovative programs to accomplish these purposes.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Private Special Education Centers|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-9|
|Total Students||141 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||25 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1|
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Jamaica Grades: PK-12 | 156 students
18730 Grand Central Pkwy
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 264-2931 18.5 PK-12
- New Rochelle Grades: PK-12 | 901 students
255 Wilmot Road
New Rochelle, NY 10804
(914) 632-0714 4.6 PK-12
- Whitestone Grades: 3-8 | 119 students
24-20 Parsons Boulevard
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 352-2100 14.1 3-8
As the COVID-19 virus spreads throughout the United States, we look at steps schools and parents can take to protect themselves from this highly contagious virus.
Our children's education is a critical concern. That's why we elected to send our kids to private school in the first place. However, this COVID-19 virus is controlling everything. And it will continue to do so indefinitely until we have vaccines to protect us. With that in mind, here are five things you need to do when you are a parent with children in private school during this horrific pandemic.
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?