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

Programs

Classes

9
Visual Arts
including: Painting
5
Music
including: Theory
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
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
Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Engineering
Foreign languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Performing arts
Science
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Gifted Education
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
Instructional / curriculum models used (misc.) Multisensory
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered No

Support

17
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Career/college counseling
Counseling
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Remediation
Tutoring
Extra learning resources (misc.) Reading Specialist, OT, SLP
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
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
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Autism
Emotional behavioral disabilities
Other
Specific learning disabilities
Speech and language impairments
College preparation resources College prep programs/courses during the year
College presentations or information sessions
Vocational or skills-based training Computer programming
Industrial / Graphic Design
Engineering
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 center
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
1
Boys Sports
including: Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
9
Clubs
including: Art club
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

Dress code None
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
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
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: Gardening teacher
Staff Art teacher
Behavioral health specialist
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Gifted Specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Poetry / Creative writing teacher
Reading specialist
Robotics / Technology specialist
School psychologist
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff None
American Sign Language (ASL)
French
German
Spanish
World languages spoken by staff (misc.) Swedish, Greek

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for 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
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $40000
Tuition range (high) $40000
For the year 2015-2016
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type (misc.) Connnors cases
# of applications received 200
For the year 2014-2015
# of students accepted 15
For the year 2014-2015