The Cooke School

Tel: (212)995-1987
  • The Cooke School 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 TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedCognitive or developmental disabilities and language-based learning disabilities
Year Founded1987

Student Body

Total Students300 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorBilly English
Admissions AssociateGail Gerzetic


Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Softball, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Musical Theate
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