Populations Served

The New LIFE School serves students ages 8-21 (grades 3-12) from New York City who are referred to our program when their academic and/or behavioral needs cannot be effectively met in the public education system. The New LIFE School services students both above and below grades level with a variety of specialized needs.

The New LIFE School currently accepts students with the following classifications on their IEPs:

  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Learning Disability
  • Mild Intellectual Disability
  • Autism (on a case-by-case basis)
  • Speech and Language Impairment
  • Other Health Impairment


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