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Block Institute School

Block Institute School is a coeducational private special needs school for students in grades Pre-K through 2.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Block Institute School says

Block Institute of Brooklyn New York is a non-profit, non-sectarian agency dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with disabilities and their families. Established in 1962, Block Institute has extensive experience providing individualized services for children and adults with developmental disabilities. Block Institute has been a beacon of hope for the developmentally disabled and their families. Our program offerings include Special Education and Evaluation Services for children with special needs ages three to eight years old. Block Institute is committed to community awareness, sensitivity, and acceptance of individuals with disabilities.



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  (718) 906-5432

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 312
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 32
Transitional KG 20
Kindergarten 30
Transitional 1 10
1 10
2 10
Ungraded 200

Block Institute School's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Block Institute School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 11 : 1
Gender 32% Male / 68% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 20%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 52%
Black or African American 12%
Asian 4%

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

Other associations for exceptional children

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