The Karafin School
Tel: (914) 666-9211
- Karafin School has a limited number of students but the student body is not limited in intelligence. High school students with disabilites from the entire lower Hudson Valley and the City of New York are represented. The school follows the NYSED curriculum. The students take Regents Exams, PSAT and SAT tests and meet the criterion for eanring a New York or Connecticut diploma.
The Karafin School places among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Acceptance Rate Lowest average acceptance rates
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||72 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||23 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||3:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||6 students|
|Number of AP Courses||3 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Advanced Courses||Calculus, Literature, US History|
|Average SAT score||1090|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$28,426|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Bart A. Donow, Ph. D.|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||1 extracurricular|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
student council and student generated clubs
- 84 student maximum enrollment. Class size = 6 students, 1 teacher, 1 teacher's aide.
- All core academic classes in science, math. social studies and English. Academic electives including, physics, calculus, psychology, soociolgy; plus music, art, computer technology, Spanish, Speech.
- Gudance Counselor and school psychologist.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Hawthorne Grades: PK | 244 students
5 Bradhurst Ave
Hawthorne, NY 10532
(914) 592-8526 8.9 PK
- New Rochelle Grades: NS-12 | 153 students
100 Overlook Cir
New Rochelle, NY 10804
(914) 632-8836 19 NS-12
- North Salem Grades: Inquire with school | 68 students
520 Route 22
North Salem, NY 10560
(914) 277-5533 9.9 Inquire with school
- Albertson Grades: PK-12 | 186 students
201 I U Willets Rd
Albertson, NY 11507
(516) 465-1695 30.3 PK-12
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