Tel: (212) 810-4120
- Rebecca School is a theraputic day school for children ages 3 - 21 with neurodevelopmental delays in relating and communicating including PDD and Autism.
- Curriculum based on educational and development model of Dr. Stanley Greenspan.
- Rebecca School is the first Developmental, Individual-Difference, Relationship-Based (DIR) school in Manhattan.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Independent Private Schools Association|
National Council for Private School Accreditation
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Total Students||156 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
Academics and Faculty
|Average Class Size||8 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Elizabeth O'Shea|
- The DIR methodology, developed by Dr. Stanley Greenspan proceeds from the core belief that relationships are the foundation of learning. Rebecca School staff considers the variations in individual motor and sensory processing systems and tailors each child`s program to his or her specific needs. Rebecca School`s enrichment program offers music therapy, drama, science, art, gym and technology. The curriculum incorporates academics, floor time, social skills training, sensory integration and behavior modification. The School provides the related services of speech, occupational therapy, physical therapy and counseling.
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- New York Grades: K-12 | 398 students
301 E 29th St
New York, NY 10016
(212) 722-0610 0.4 K-12
- New York Grades: K-12 | 72 students
180 Amsterdam Ave., 3rd floor
New York, NY 10023
(646) 795-3850 2.2 K-12
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