The Education Center
The College of New Rochelle

29 Castle Place
New Rochelle, New York 10805
Contact Person: Marjorie J. Scholnick
Phone Number: (914) 654-5333
Fax Number: (914) 654-5473
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service: Education Center - 35 years
College of New Rochelle - 100 years

The Education Center at the Graduate School of the College of New Rochelle, located in Chidwick Hall, provides a variety of educational programs for children. The Center is staffed by students who are master's degree candidates in education, guidance and counseling, community school psychology, who work under the supervision of Graduate School faculty. Programs are scheduled throughout the year to coincide with the college's semester schedule. 


 Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired   Visually Impaired  
Emotional / Psychiatric   Traumatic Brain Injured
Developmental Disabilities x Physical Disabilities  
Learning Disabilities x Autism  
Medically Fragile    
Other Disabilities:  Speech and Language delay
                         Speech and Language impairments
                         Reading problems

Ages Served:

0 to 5 (speech) x 22 to 65  
6 to 21 (speech) x 65 and over  

 5 to 11 - other - as noted above

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts   Team Sports  
Biking    Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music   Yoga  
Social   Swimming  
Other Recreation:


Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School x Post Secondary  
Elementary x Pre-Vocational  
Middle School   Assessments  
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training  
Other Transportation:


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:


Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy  
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:

Medical Services Services Provided:

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services:

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation   Sheltered Employment  
Vocational Training   Supported Employment  
Pre-Vocational Training   Competitive Employment  
Vocational Counseling      
Other Vocational Services:
                   Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop In Centers  
Day Treatments   Psychosocial  
    Pre Employment  
    Supported Education