Details overview

Hours 7:50 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader CHARTER SCHOOL CO-LEADER - MS. VERSHA MUNSHI-SOUTH
District Nyc Geog District # 1 - Manhattan
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Schedule Extended / longer school day

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
World languages
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Science
Service learning
Special Education
Technology
Visual arts
Writing

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
1
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Performing & written arts Poetry
Media arts Graphics
Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught Spanish

Support

11
Facilities
including: Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Playground
Extra learning resources Career/college counseling
Counseling
Mentoring
Tutoring
Differentiated learning programs

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 51% 25%
Black 43% 18%
White 3% 46%
Two or more races 1% 2%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 100% 49%
Male 0% 51%
Special education 18% N/A
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 79% 53%
English Language Learners 2% N/A
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

3
Girls Sports
including: Fencing
2
Clubs
including: Student council / government
Girls sports Basketball
Fencing
Volleyball
Clubs Math club
Student council / government
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Volunteer in the classroom
Students typically come from these schools Girls Prep Lower East Side Elementary School

Teachers

17
Staff
including: PE instructor
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Gardening teacher
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Reading specialist
Security personnel
School counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff None

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 14% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.publicprep.org/enroll
Application requirements Application
Type of application deadline Rolling
# of applications received 901
For the year 2011-2012

Sources

Student diversity NYSED, 2014-2015
Students by group NYSED, 2014-2015
Teacher characteristics NYSED, 2011-2012