Admissions

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