The Child School/Legacy High School


Founded in 1973, The Child School/Legacy High School is a NYC Approved Non-Public Day School that educates K-12 students with learning challenges. Students are given appropriate accommodations so that they receive full access to a general education curriculum and the school currently boasts a high graduation rate. We are a learning community that focuses on the total child. Teachers, administrators, and staff collaborate with parents to accommodate each student's learning style so that all of our students experience success. We embrace each child's unique set of skills in order to enhance his or her self-image, motivation, and social skills - all of which are critical to a child's success.

Students/Disabilities Served:

We serve students ages 5-21 with the following disabilities: Learning Disability, Emotional Disturbance, Speech or Language Impairment, Intellectual Disability, Other Health Impairment, Multiple Disabilities, and Autism.

Services Provided:

We provide the following related services: Speech and Language Therapy, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy.

Contact Information:

Contact Name: Vishu Grover, Executive Director
Address: 587 Main Street
Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
Phone: (212) 223-5055

Amanda Schulman
Office Manager
The Child School/Legacy High School
587 Main Street
Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
Telephone: (212) 223-5055, ext. 1007
Direct: (646) 884-7167
Facsimile: (212) 223-5031