The Cooke Center School

Tel: (212)995-1987
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  • The Cooke Center for Learning and Development is a non-sectarian, non-profit private provider of special education services in New York City offering a school for students ages 5 through 21, and consulting and training services.
  • At Cooke, we are driven by the belief that all children have a right to an education which leads to an independent future-one in which they can be included as integral members of thier community.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Cognitive or developmental disabilities and language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 280 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Billy English
Admissions Associate Gail Gerzetic

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoftballTrack and Field,
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