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For the 2021 school year, there are 133 special education public schools serving 44,966 students in New York.
The top ranked special education public schools in New York are Edenwald School, P.S. 84 and P.S. 42 Occupational Training Center. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New York special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top New York Special Education Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Edenwald School Special Education School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1075 Broadway
    Pleasantville, NY 10570
    (914) 769-0456

    Grades: K-12 | 94 students
  • Rank: #22.
    P.S. 84 Special Education School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    462 Grider St
    Buffalo, NY 14215
    (716) 816-4080

    Grades: K-12 | 199 students
  • Rank: #33.
    P.S. 42 Occupational Training Center Special Education School
    Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2495 Main St
    Buffalo, NY 14214
    (716) 816-3250

    Grades: 11 | 72 students
  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    Geller House School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    77 Chicago Ave
    Staten Island, NY 10305
    (718) 442-7828

    Grades: 3-11 | 19 students
  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    Greenburgh Eleven Elementary School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Echo Hills - Bethune Bldg #3
    Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
    (914) 693-8500

    Grades: K-7 | 9 students
  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    Little Flower School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2460 N Wading River Rd
    Wading River, NY 11792
    (631) 929-4300

    Grades: 3-12 | 97 students
  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    Ziccolella Middle School Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 S Broadway
    Hastings On Hudson, NY 10706
    (914) 478-1106

    Grades: 6-9 | 15 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Birchwood School Special Education School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    214 Sickletown Rd
    West Nyack, NY 10994
    (845) 639-6480

    Grades: K-12 | 76 students
  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Blythedale School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    95 Bradhurst Ave
    Valhalla, NY 10595
    (914) 347-1800

    Grades: PK-12 | 124 students
  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Greenburgh Eleven Middle School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2 Echo Hills - Bethune Bldg #3
    Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
    (914) 693-8500

    Grades: 6-10 | 20 students
  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Little School Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2964

    Grades: K-10 | 49 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    George Junior Republic School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    24 Mcdonald Rd
    Freeville, NY 13068
    (607) 844-6324

    Grades: 7-12 | 168 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Mount Pleasant-cottage School Special Education School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1075 Broadway
    Pleasantville, NY 10570
    (914) 769-0456

    Grades: K-12 | 120 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Albany-schoharie-schenectady-saratoga Boces Special Education School
    900 Watervliet-shaker Rd-ste 1
    Albany, NY 12205
    (518) 862-4901

    Grades: K-12 | 445 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Berkshire Junior-senior High School Special Education School
    13640 Rt 22
    Canaan, NY 12029
    (518) 781-3500

    Grades: 7-12 | 48 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Broome-delaware-tioga Boces Special Education School
    435 Glenwood Rd
    Binghamton, NY 13905
    (607) 766-3802

    Grades: K-12 | 971 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Cattaraugus-allegany-erie-wyoming Boces Special Education School
    1825 Windfall Rd
    Olean, NY 14760
    (716) 376-8223

    Grades: K-12 | 503 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Cayuga-onondaga Boces Special Education School
    1879 W Genesee St Rd
    Auburn, NY 13021
    (315) 253-0361

    Grades: K-12 | 341 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Clark Academy Special Education School
    71 S Broadway
    Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
    (914) 798-7200

    Grades: 7-12 | 68 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Clinton-essex-warren-washington Boces Special Education School
    1585 Military Turnpike
    Plattsburgh, NY 12901
    (518) 561-0100

    Grades: K-12 | 186 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Delaware-chenango-madison-otsego Boces Special Education School
    6678 County Rd 32
    Norwich, NY 13815
    (607) 335-1233

    Grades: K-12 | 315 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Dutchess Boces Special Education School
    5 Boces Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (845) 486-4800

    Grades: K-12 | 409 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Eastern Suffolk Boces Special Education School
    201 Sunrise Hwy
    Patchogue, NY 11772
    (631) 687-3006

    Grades: K-12 | 1,622 student
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Elmira Psychiatric Center Special Education School
    100 Washington St
    Elmira, NY 14901
    (607) 737-4874

    Grades: 4-11 | 13 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Erie 1 Boces Special Education School
    355 Harlem Rd
    Buffalo, NY 14224
    (716) 821-7001

    Grades: K-12 | 509 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Erie 2-chautauqua-cattaraugus Boces Special Education School
    8685 Erie Rd
    Angola, NY 14006
    (716) 549-4454

    Grades: K-12 | 638 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Franklin-essex-hamilton Boces Special Education School
    23 Huskie Lane
    Malone, NY 12953
    (518) 483-6420

    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Genesee Valley Boces Special Education School
    80 Munson St
    Le Roy, NY 14482
    (585) 658-7905

    Grades: 2-12 | 230 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Greater Binghamton Health Center Special Education School
    425 Robinson St
    Binghamton, NY 13904
    (607) 773-4544

    Grades: 1-11 | 15 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Greenburgh Academy Special Education School
    108 Shonnard Pl
    Yonkers, NY 10701
    (914) 476-1938

    Grades: 3-12 | 132 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Greenburgh Eleven High School Special Education School
    3 Echo Hills-bethune Bldg #36
    Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
    (914) 693-8500

    Grades: 9-12 | 80 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Hamilton-fulton-montgomery Boces Special Education School
    2755 State Hwy 67
    Johnstown, NY 12095
    (518) 736-4300

    Grades: K-12 | 531 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Hawthorne Cedar Knolls Sr/jr High School Special Education School
    226 Linda Ave
    Hawthorne, NY 10532
    (914) 749-2939

    Grades: 7-12 | 43 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Herkimer-fulton-hamilton-otsego Boces Special Education School
    352 Gros Blvd
    Herkimer, NY 13350
    (315) 867-2023

    Grades: K-12 | 314 students
  • Rank: #14-13314.- 133.
    Hutchings Child & Youth Services Special Education School
    430 Irving Ave
    Syracuse, NY 13210
    (315) 426-7623

    Grades: 1-11 | 20 students
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