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School leader:  ACTING PRINCIPAL - MR. FRANCES DESANCTIS
249 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019

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(212) 752-4340
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts_all
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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144 reviews

Community rating

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5 STARS
33
4 STARS
8
3 STARS
4
2 STARS
5
1 STAR
7

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 31, 2015
I have no idea how GreatSchools.org comes up with their rankings. This is a fantastic school. My daughter is a Freshman here and she absolutely loves it. She was a high 90's student in Middle School and had other choices, but she chose to go to... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 31, 2015
Mr. Barrington McCalla, the Assistant Principal, has shown understanding, courtesy, decisiveness, impartiality and open-mindedness. It's very rare at leadership levels within NYC public schools.

Develops honesty: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · October 31, 2015
The teachers are responsive to questions and concerns that I as a parent may have from time to time about fairness. I've had conversations with them. In addition, the administrative staff and leadership are also very responsive and understanding.

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 11, 2014
Art and Design High School has several resources for students. Unfortunately the teaching and supporting faculty does little to support the students. If a child is driven and self-motivated, then they might to fairly well terms of grades. This... more

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Art and Design High School
249 West 56th Street, New York, NY  10019
(212) 752-4340
Last modified Art and Design High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Art and Design High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 144 reviews. Top