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6-12|Private
360 students
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School leader:  Ronald P. Stewart, Headmaster
40 West 68th Street
New York, NY 10023

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(212) 362-0400
(212) 362-7106
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"Compassionate educators appropriately support and challenge students."

BASIC INFORMATION

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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    American Sign Language (ASL), Chinese - Mandarin, French...
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36 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a community member · May 26, 2016
Cannot say enough good things about this school for our child who came from a very different progressive school and suffered greatly in that former environment. Our son was diiagnosed with ADHD, and has a defiicit in excutive functioning skills.... more

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Submitted by a community member · May 18, 2016
I attended York Prep school back in the late 90s and it was a great experience being there as the teachers were very helpful and accommodating to all the students even when the students were having hard times.

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Submitted by a parent · January 13, 2016
We've been at this school for 3 years and so far our experience has been great. Our son is doing great in class, sports and has great friends. They don't teach the CORE, which is one of my favorite things about the place. There are days that are... more

Develops honesty: Agree
Submitted by a parent · January 04, 2016
There is a strong mentoring system with teachers, elders and an on site counselor assissiting children in the day to day struggles and issues.

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Students in the Scholars Program fulfill three years of a rigorous enrichment curriculum and complete a Senior Thesis/Project. Entrance to the program is selective; approximately 10% of 10th-12th Graders are invited to take part. Able 8th and 9th graders are invited to participate in Pre-Scholars seminars. The Jump Start Program assists students with different styles of learning or specific learning disabilities to function successfully in an academically challenging mainstream setting.

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York Prep School
40 West 68th Street, New York, NY  10023
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 36 reviews. (212) 362-0400
Last modified York Prep School is a Private school that serves grades 6-12
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