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School leader:  Douglas Herron
24 W 74th St
New York, NY 10023

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(212) 787-6400
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Submitted by a community member · September 09, 2015
Clueless school. Ok if you're very rich or very poor (only then will they cut you some slack). TERRIBLE facilities, not worth a tenth of the tuition. Class syllabi are ancient, teachers are tired.

Submitted by a parent · October 13, 2014
One of the great schools in NYC. The curriculum is founded on understanding rather than achievement in standardized testing. This is a school for gifted/bright kids who can't tolerate what is now called learning in the public schools. It is small,... more

Submitted by a community member · March 20, 2014
Absolutely terrible school. They claim to be "therapeutic" and yet caused me more damage while I was there than I had arrived with. I'm now a Sophomore at NYU and completely happy with my life, but it took me years of therapy to deal with the... more

Submitted by a parent · March 03, 2014
I could give this school 2 stars easily because for the price $54K, it should be way above average. This school doesn't help children in the ways they claim on their website. Parents are not "free" or removed from the troubles as assured both... more

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Stevenson School is an independent, therapeutic, college preparatory day school in Manhattan. This year Stevenson celebrates 50 years of helping bright adolescents who have struggled in other schools. Here, student's self-esteem is raised, their desire for learning is reignited and they develop skills for college and life. Founded in 1961 by New York education visionaries Lucille and Leo Rhodes, Stevenson maintains a rigorous academic focus within a framework of individual attention and a therapeutic milieu. We encourage students to celebrate their successes and once again take the risks that make learning exciting. With their growth and achievement, our graduates face future challenges with confidence and optimism; more than 95% of graduates go on to higher education.

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Robert Louis Stevenson School
24 W 74th St, New York, NY  10023
(212) 787-6400
Last modified Robert Louis Stevenson School is a Private school that serves grades 7-12
Robert Louis Stevenson School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 21 reviews. Top