The Lorge School
- The Lorge School is a special education program which serves the needs of emotionally disturbed and learning disabled students.
- Founded in 1961 by a group of parents who were advocating for the special needs of their children, the school has become a place where the staff provides a warm, nurturing environment.
- The focus is on the strengths and talents of each student.
- The goal is to concentrate on each student's unique learning style and to individualize the program in order to optimize learning and emphasize potential for academic, social and emotional growth.
- All students receive individual and group counseling, provided by licenses Social Workers.
- Where indicated in the Individual Education Plan, some students receive Speech and Occupational therapy.
- A staff of specially trained individuals is available to assist in implementing behavior intervention plans where necessary.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-9|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||mild learning differences|
|Total Students||185 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 29%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||10 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||8 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||board approved. tuition paid by dept of education|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||David Osman, MA. LCSW|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- New YorkGrades: K-12 | 306 students
587 Main St
New York, NY 10044
- New YorkGrades: K-8 | 160 students
211 West 61st Street
New York, NY 10023
- New YorkGrades: K-12 | 396 students
301 E 29th St
New York, NY 10016
- BrooklynGrades: K-12 | 363 students
20 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
- New YorkGrades: K-12 | 300 students
219 Stanton Street
New York, NY 10002
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