Details overview

Hours 8:45 AM - 3:15 PM
School leader Micaela Olsson Bracamonte
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code None
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Instructional / curriculum models used Accelerated credit learning
Advanced placement (AP) courses
College preparatory
Core Knowledge
Direct instruction
Gifted / High performing
Independent study
Individually guided instruction
Internships
Multi-aged classrooms
Project-based
Standards-based
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics)
Teacher-run
Therapeutic

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Sculpture
5
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Rock band
Theory
Vocal lessons / coaching
Performing & written arts Creative writing
Drama
Improv
Poetry
Career and Tech programs Computer programming
Industrial / Graphic Design
Engineering
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Ceramics
Design
Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Sculpture
Textiles
World languages taught Spanish
World languages taught (misc.) Individual choice

Support

17
Facilities
including: Parent involvement center
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Audiovisual aids
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Parent involvement center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Extra learning resources (misc.) Reading Specialist, OT, SLP
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College information sessions/fairs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Other health impairment
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
Level of special education programming Intensive - school offers a full program for many needs and/or offers at least one very comprehensive program for very challenging needs
Level of ESL/ELL programming None

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered No

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Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
1
Boys Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
9
Clubs
including: Student newspaper
Girls sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Boys sports Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Clubs Art club
Chess club
Game club
Gardening
Homework help / Study buddy club
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Math club
Student council / government
Student newspaper
Clubs (misc.) Dungeons and Dragons
  Social Skills Club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Students typically come from these schools Private mainstream schools
  Gifted programs
  Special education programs
Students typically continue on to these schools Mainstream public setttings
  Mainstream private settings

Teachers

20
Staff
including: Math specialist
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None
American Sign Language (ASL)
French
German
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Swedish, Greek

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Buses / vans shared with other schools
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation provided for special education students
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Battery Park Urban Farm
Partner website Www.thebattery.org/projects/battery-urban-farm/?
Partner NYU Neuroscience and Education Lab
Partner website Http://steinhardt.nyu.edu/ihdsc/neuroscience_lab
Partner Trinity Church Concerts
Partner website Https://www.trinitywallstreet.org/music/concertsatone
Partner New York Public Library for Educators
Partner website Http://www.nypl.org/events/teaching-learning

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.thelangschool.org/Admission.aspx
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $40000
Tuition range (high) $40000
For the year 2015-2016
Financial aid type (misc.) Connnors cases
Vouchers accepted No
# of applications received 200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 15
For the year 2014-2015