Details overview

Hours 8:20 AM - 3:10 PM
School leader Varol Gurler
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Day or Boarding offered Boarding and day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Mathematics
Science
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Internships
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Instrumental and theory music lessons
2
Languages
including: Russian
Music Band
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts None
Career and Tech programs Business management
Computer programming
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Russian
Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Turkish

Support

12
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Facilities Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Playground
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Community college courses
SAT/ACT prep classes
Summer college prep programs
School-sponsored trips to college campuses
Visiting teachers or lecturers from colleges
Level of special education programming None
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
6
Boys Sports
including: Gymnastics
14
Clubs
including: Foreign language and culture club
Girls sports Basketball
Gymnastics
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Kayaking
Ski
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Gymnastics
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Tennis
Volleyball
Clubs Arts and crafts
Book / reading club
Chess club
Cooking club
Dance club
Drama club
Foreign language and culture club
Gardening
Math club
Model UN
Robotics club
Science club
Student newspaper
Television / Radio News
Clubs - dance Folk Dance
Clubs - language Russian and Turkish
Extended care / Extended programs None

Culture

Parent involvement Tutor
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Organize cultural events
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Attend parent nights
Volunteer in the classroom

Teachers

17
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
Dance teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School psychologist
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff Arabic
Cantonese
Mandarin
Hebrew
Russian
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Accessible via public transportation
Buses / vans provided for students
Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations No

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.aesny.org/amityschool/AP/applicationform.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $9000
Tuition range (high) $30000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 150
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 80
For the year 2014-2015