Queens, NY

Now Open!

A unique K-5 school for individuals on the autism spectrum custom built to set students up for life after school.

With the success of our schools in New York, we have seen an increase in families interested in the customized education and therapeutic support only Gersh Academy provides. Our programs and services set our students up for success in the classroom and in the community long after they graduate.


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A focus on core academic instruction to ensure students can graduate and be successful in the future.

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Social Skills

Learning to interact with their peers and the larger community in order to thrive and advocate for their own needs.

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Life Skills

Learning the skills necessary to live productive and engaging lives.

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Therapeutic Support

Related Services such as ABA, PT, OT, Mental Health, Speech Therapy, and more.

Gersh Academy Queens

As we look towards the future and the next steps for our Gersh Academy New York locations, we are excited to share that our newest NYC campus is now open on Springfield Blvd. in Queens. Offering our programing and nurturing school environment to as many children as possible is what we do, and post-pandemic, there are so many more children on the spectrum who will need our support as they navigate returning to a building.

To learn more about the unique opportunities our Queens location provides, call us today at 585-986-4600 or simply fill out the following form and a representative from our team will reach out to you!

Some spots are still available, so register now and see how we’ve been changing the lives of individuals on the autism spectrum and their families for over 30 years.

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Use the following form to request information about our unique Gersh Academy campus in Queens, NY. If you’re ready to apply and take your child’s education to the next level with Gersh, use the ‘apply now’ button and fill out a quick form.

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Quick Stats

95% of students leave Gersh Academy with a minimum of a local diploma, with many going on to college or entering the workforce.

80% of non-verbal students are able to communicate either verbally or via technology by the time they graduate from Gersh Academy.

80% of our high school students have jobs outside of Gersh Academy, as part of our vocational programs.

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