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Early Learning Center - PK - 3rd grade

NYSSD Staff works closely with parents to provide an integrated learning environment. We work together with parents to reach their child’s communication and educational goals.

  • Language-rich program provided by an academic team with vast experience working with students with significant hearing loss
  • Field trips throughout the year
  • Program driven supports provided by the NYSSD Pupil Services Team

Total Communication Program

  • The Total Communication incorporates spoken English, ASL, and other communication systems based on each child’s primary mode of communication.
  • ASL instruction
  • Deaf peers & Deaf adults as role models

Both of Our Programs Offer

  • Small Class sizes
  • Acoustically appropriate classrooms
  • Sound field and personal FM systems
  • Physical education 3 times per week
  • Music class 2 times per week
  • Daily speech therapy
  • Daily checking of hearing aids and cochlear implants

On site Support Personnel

  • Audiologist
  • Speech Therapists
  • Occupational therapist
  • Physical Therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Recreational Therapist
  • Parent Coordinator
  • Nursing Staff

Our NYSSD Audiologist provides:

  • Regular Audiological Evaluations
  • Monitors Cochlear implants and hearing aides.
  • Collaboration with your child’s audiologist to ensure Cochlear Implant mapping and hearing aid programming is up to date.

We are happy to discuss how we are best able to meet the needs of your child. To schedule a visit at NYSSD please contact us.