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School leader:  MS. DARLENE CAMERON
121 E 3rd St
New York, NY 10009

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(212) 674-3180
(212) 420-9018
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"We are best known for small class sizes, hands on learning, and differentiation."


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    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Transportation provided for special education students...


  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Mathematics, Music, Science...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Band...
  • World languages
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Submitted by a parent · November 09, 2013
This school is family oriented. My children learn by participating in all activities. Music program is organized and the teacher is always available. Piano class is helping my child to focus and grow academically. Art program teaches foundation... more

Submitted by a parent · November 04, 2013
I would like to say that this school has been nothing but great to my daughter since she entered the school in kindergarten. She is now in 3rd grade and still loves the school as well as the staff. The staff goes above and beyond to make sure... more

Submitted by a parent · April 18, 2013
This school is excellent, a cut above alot of other public schools. The teachers are caring and engaging. The curriculum is challenging. The staff look for innovative ways to keep the students up to speed and having fun. My daughter enjoys... more

Submitted by a community member · March 16, 2013
I went to this back in the 70's in 4th grade, I had Mr Haupt for my 4th and 5th grade teacher and mrs. ghillis in 6th grade, at that time I went here, the school was great and the teacher's was very good teachers, I can't believe this school will... more

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Our school features believes that students of all ages can take an active role in their education. We create self-managed, inquisitive learners who take a role in their academics and social emotional well being. We integrate the arts throughout the week. All students get two days of art, music and gym. Starting in 1st grade, students also receive a day of dance. We offer school tours every Thursday. Please contact our Parent Coordinator Alice Saavedra -212-674-3180 to reserve a tour.

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S.T.A.R. Academy - PS 63
121 E 3rd St, New York, NY  10009
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 31 reviews. (212) 674-3180
Last modified S.T.A.R. Academy - PS 63 is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.