Yeshivah Education For Special Students

  • Yeshiva Education for Special Students was founded in September of 1992.
  • It is the only full-service, professional, special education yeshiva elementary school in Queens, serving girls and boys, grades K-8, with learning disabilities, ADD and language processing disorders.
  • In addition to full curricula in both general and Judaic studies, YESS! is unique in offering individualized integration and mainstreaming at the award-winning Yeshiva of Central Queens.
  • YESS! is located on the premises of YCQ and our students are embraced by YCQ students, administrators, and faculty members.
  • In the recent past, YESS! students have starred on the YCQ basketball team, sparkled in the YCQ choir, and lained and davened for the YCQ minyan.
  • It is the philosophy of YESS! that all Jewish children, regardless of their cognitive or physical challenges, have a place in the mainstream of the Jewish community.
  • YESS! is committed to maintaining a nurturing, creative, child-centered school environment, to implementing the latest and finest methods of individualized special education for general and Judaic studies, and to maximizing mainstreaming and integration for each child.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationJewish
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1991

Student Body

Total Students21 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Yeshivah Education For Special Students Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York
    Atlas School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12
    8.6 miles
    252 West 29th Street 3rd Floor. New York, NY 10001
    New York, NY 10001
    (212) 256-0846
    8.6 1-12
    n/a
  • New York
    The Children's Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 30 students
    6.2 miles
    350 E 82nd St
    New York, NY 10028
    (646) 277-5410
    6.2 K-8
    30
  • Bronx
    Grades: PK-12 | 261 students
    6.4 miles
    999 Pelham Pkwy N
    Bronx, NY 10469
    (718) 519-7000
    6.4 PK-12
    261
  • Brooklyn
    Gesher Yehuda
    Special Education School (Jewish)
    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
    14.1 miles
    49 Avenue T
    Brooklyn, NY 11223
    (718) 714-7400
    14.1 K-12
    78
  • Brooklyn
    League School
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 99 students
    9.4 miles
    567 Kingston Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 498-2500
    9.4 K-12
    99

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