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School leader:  CHARTER SCHOOL CO-LEADER - MS. VERSHA MUNSHI-SOUTH
442 East Houston Street
New York, NY 10002

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(212) 388-0241
(212) 338-1086
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"Our school is best known for offering a free public single-sex education option."

BASIC INFORMATION

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

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), World languages, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Graphics, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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120 reviews

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30
4 STARS
17
3 STARS
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1 STAR
24

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · October 20, 2015
My daughter has been going to girls prep since 1st grade she has excel verbally, academically. I am just so proud of her. The teachers care and keep in contact via email or phone or text with the parents so we know what's going on. I think it... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · October 20, 2015
Thank you to Ms. Aquila for all that she has done to help me and my daughter last year. She definitely showed me that it's not just a job to her she actually really cares about her students even after they are no longer in her class.

Develops respect: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · October 20, 2015
There is no tolerance for disrespect, they make the children own up to their wrongdoings and take responsibility for their actions.

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · October 20, 2015
The teachers care they want to see the children succeed now and in the future to come. My daughter was going through a lot last year and her teacher was so caring and understanding. She was also helpful with me on showing her how to learn and... more

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About this school

Girls Prep LES opened in 2005 as the first all-girls charter school in NYC. Girls Prep LES is part of the Public Prep Network, a nonprofit organization that develops single-sex elementary and middle public schools that pursue excellence through continuous learning and data-driven instruction. Our model is designed to empower each student to build strong character, demonstrate critical thinking, possess a core body of knowledge, and be on a predictive path to earn a degree from a university.

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Girls Preparatory Charter School of New York
442 East Houston Street, New York, NY  10002
Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 120 reviews. (212) 388-0241
Last modified Girls Preparatory Charter School of New York is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 7 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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