Special Education Programs and Services

All SDS classroom staff and therapeutic staff are New York State Certified.

For children to be qualified and attend our program they are required to have an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) with a classification of ‘preschooler with a disability’ by the School District they live in.

The following is a list of our programs by site location:


Integrated 8:1:1 (w/ 8 general education children)
Collaboration with Sunshine School, LLC
12:1:2 - Lanuage based/center based
10:1:2 - Lanuage based/center based
8:1:2 - Lanuage based/center based
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. Classroom programs and therapy can be provided in Spanish, Hindi, Urdu and Punjabi if indicated on the IEP.

Sunshine Developmental School
91-10 146th Street
Jamaica, NY 11435

(718) 468-9000 x317
Contact: Joanna Escobar
jescobar@sunshineschool.org



Integrated 18:2:2 (w/ 10 general education children)
Collaboration with CECD
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. Classroom programs and therapy can be provided in Spanish if indicated on the IEP.

Sunshine Developmental School @ CECD
117-21 Sutphin Blvd.
Jamaica, NY 11436

(718) 468-9000 x318
Contact: Kelly King
kking@sunshineschool.org



Integrated 10:1:1 (w/ 10 general education children)
Collaboration with Family Headstart
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech, Counseling, and Occupational Therapy.

Sunshine Developmental School @ Family Headstart
30-17 Glenwood Road
Brooklyn, NY 11210

(718) 468-9000 x318
Contact: Kelly King
kking@sunshineschool.org



Integrated 10:1:1 (w/ 10 general education children)
Collaboration with Family Headstart
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech, Counseling, and Occupational Therapy.

Sunshine Developmental School @ Family Headstart
293 Neptune Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11235

(718) 468-9000 x318
Contact: Kelly King
kking@sunshineschool.org



Integrated 9:1:1 (w/ 10 general education children)
Collaboration with La Pennisula Headstart
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech, Counseling, Occupational Therapy, and Physical Therapy. Classroom programs and therapy can be provided in Spanish if indicated on the IEP.

Sunshine Developmental School @ La Pennisula Headstart
711 Manida Street
Bronx, NY 11474

(718) 468-9000 x318
Contact: Kelly King
kking@sunshineschool.org



Integrated 9:1:1 (w/ 11 general education children)
Collaboration with Sharon Baptist Headstart
In addition to the programs listed above the following therapeutic services are offered: Speech and Occupational Therapy. Classroom programs and therapy can be provided in Spanish if indicated on the IEP.

Sunshine Developmental School @ Sharon Baptist
1925 Bathgate Ave.
Bronx, NY 10457

(718) 468-9000 x318
Contact: Kelly King
kking@sunshineschool.org