Why Vincent Smith School is the Wise Choice

The Vincent Smith School is Long Island’s premier school addressing the needs of students with AD/HD, and Learning Disabilities, including Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia, Auditory Processing Disorders and Language (Expressive/Receptive) Processing Disorders for children in grades 1-12.

We take pride in being a school where it's okay to learn differently.

Students are taught in small classes where teachers are able to truly differentiate instruction. 

At Vincent Smith we provide: 

  • Academic Excellence
  • Differentiated Instruction
  • Strong Home/School Connection
  • College & Career Counseling
  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Small, Supportive Classes        
  • More than 85% of our graduates go on to college
  • We are celebrating over 92 years of educational excellence

The Vincent Smith School is chartered by the New York State Board of Regents as an independent, non-profit institution and a member of the New York State Association of Independent Schools. The Vincent Smith School is open to all without regard to race, creed, or national origin.

Educational Climate

Vincent Smith School is a small learning community that provides an individualized, supportive and structured environment to students with learning disabilities. Through integrated programs and multi-modality curriculum students explore, learn and grow. In addition to academic pursuits, students also learn essential social and emotional skills, in an environment that encourages self-awareness, self-discipline and self-advocacy. With the guidance and support of a highly trained and caring faculty - students are empowered to set personal and academic goals that will reflect their personal growth and their individual best.