"We are a kind and caring family of curious and thoughtful learners"
A grade 6-12 school, our educational philosophy is based upon the growth of kindness, curiosity, and critical thinking; traits necessary for achievement in higher education, the professional world, and one's personal life.
Ninety-minute periods, an average class size of 23, and a group of dedicated teachers that creates a learning environment which motivates and challenges our students. We offer an accelerated regents program that provides students the opportunity to complete all required regents exams by the completion of sophomore year. Many of our students complete Advanced Regents diplomas, college now programs, and examinations that prepares them for a college education upon graduation.
90% Student Attendance
As a family oriented environment, students are motivated to attend school and are prepared for academic instruction on a daily basis. All students are expected to wear their full school uniform daily.
95% Graduation Rate
Teachers and administration provide tremendous academic support towards students achievement well beyond the average school day, hence surpassing the 74.3% citywide average graduation rate.
90% JHS Regents Success
8th grade students are prepared and offered the opportunity to take 3 High School regents exams as part of the accelerated program (Living Environment, Algebra, U.S. History).