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Churchill School and Center, The
   301 East 29th St  
New York, New York  10016  
Private/Independent School
Coed Day k 12 400 students


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Employer Description
The Churchill School and Center is a learning community dedicated to helping students with language-based learning differences become confident, self-advocating learners. At The Churchill School, all children are capable of achieving their goals in life when provided the support and nurturing they need. Our mission as a K-12 coeducational college preparatory day school,  "is dedicated to working collaboratively with students, educators, and families to help children with language based learning disabilities realize their full potential.”

Our students:
  • - come from all five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and New Jersey
  • - have average to above average cognitive ability
  • - have been diagnosed with a specific language-based learning difference
  • - require a smaller, more individualized and supportive learning environment in order to achieve
  • their potential

Our classes/staff:
  • - each class has 12 students
  • - each class of 12 students has a head teacher and assistant teacher
  • - head teachers have a Masters degree in Special Education and/or a content/subject area

Our related services include full-time:
  • - Learning specialists
  • - Reading Specialists
  • - Psychologists
  • - Social Workers
  • - Speech and Language Therapists
  • - Occupational Therapists

Our facilities include:
  • - multi-media library
  • - two computer labs
  • - regulation size gymnasium
  • - fitness center
  • - auditorium with stage
  • - music room
  • - state-of-the-art science labs
  • - three art studios
  • r- ooftop playground
  • - occupational therapy room
  • - cafeteria

Our credentials
  • - Accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools
  • - Member of the National Association of Independent Schools
  • - Chartered by the Board of Regents for the State of New York
  • - Designated an 'Approved Non-Public School' by the New York Commission of Education
Diversity Mission Statement

In keeping with the school's Mission Statement, the Churchill School and Center is dedicated to creating and maintaining an inclusive environment that considers diversity, equity, and inclusion essential. We celebrate and respect differences in age, ethnicity, family structure, gender identity or expression, learning style, physical ability, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and socio-economic status. We will continue to develop programs that aim to ensure each member of our community is seen, valued, and respected.

Churchill strives to attract, admit, and retain a diverse student body, school professionals, and board of trustees that reflect the larger community of New York.