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The American Boychoir School

Private | 4-8 | 46 students

 

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Posted June 2, 2014

When applying to this school I suggest you ask the following questions: are you accredited? how much money is in the endowments? are your teachers certified? what is the average tenure of your teachers?


Posted June 24, 2011

I was graduated from the Columbus Boychoir School, now American Boychoir, back in 1969. Where else could a boy perform on stage with Leonard Bernstein, Eugene Ormandy, perform at the Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires or the opening season of the New York Metropolitan Opera at the Lincoln Center? We were given a lot of responsibilities and quickly learned discipline and working as a team. The teachers and staff were very good. Simply fabulous!


Posted February 21, 2007

We have a son, aged 10 who started last year at the American Boychoir School. This is a wonderful place for any musical boy to be! Previous to coming here our son was at a public elementary school and quite unhappy. We are from a small community which was lacking in musical endeavors. We always knew our son was musical. My wife's sister taught him to play the piano at age four and he was always singing around the house. We knew that in order for our son to be fully happy he needed to be immersed in music, both at home AND at school. Two years ago The American Boychoir came on a tour and performed at a school a few towns over. WE took our son and he was enthralled! They auditioned him on the spot and we never looked back!
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Ethnicity This school State average
White 68% 51%
Black 12% 16%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 10% 9%
Two or more races 6% 1%
Hispanic 4% 22%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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19 Lambert Drive
Unit 4
Princeton, NJ 08540
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Phone: (609) 924-5858

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