• SJSD Offers Sign Language Classes

    The Fall semester started October 11th and will end December 13th. 

    Our Spring semester of sign classes will begin March 7th 2017. 

    St. Joseph's School for the Deaf


Students eligible to attend St. Joseph's School for the Deaf must have a documented hearing loss, be between the ages of 0 to 14 years and live in New York.
  • An audiogram from students seeking admission is reviewed by the State Education Department to determine eligibility for assessment
  • Eligible students are evaluated in areas such as: academic ability, social/emotional maturing, speech and hearing, etc.
  • The local school district, parent and St. Joseph's School for the Deaf representatives review assessment results to determine appropriate school placement
  • If determined as appropriate, the State Education Department will appoint the child to St. Joseph's School for the Deaf. 

To download and print the Information Release form click below:

Information Release - English.pdf  

Descargo de Informacion.pdf 

For more information, contact Janet Gordon:

Janet Gordon

718-828-9000 ext 221