The Hewitt School
The mission of the Hewitt School is to provide a rigorous and stimulating program that encourages independent thinking and creativity for girls and young women.
Boys Choir of Harlem (Choir Academy of Harlem)
With music as the motivator and catalyst, we engage students in the educational process, open them up to learning, and provide the vehicle through which they are able to transfer the skills they learn through the arts -- higher order thinking, problem solving ability, perception, imagination and creativity -- to the mastery of other academic subjects and in the process they learn positive behaviors and attitudes, develop social abilities, and strengthen verbal and communication skills
Brooklyn Kindergarden Society
Our mission is to ensure that the children in our centers develop the social, emotional, physical and cognitive skills they need to succeed by providing a secure, nurturing and educationally rich multicultural environment. We actively seek to involve parents and caregivers as our partners encouraging them to nurture the development of these critical skills in their children and empowering them to advocate effectively for their children.
Community Partnership Charter School
At the Community Partnership Charter School, families, educators and community members join to create a learning environment that fosters high academic achievement which exceeds the New York State Learning Standards. An enriched curriculum and dynamic partnerships between the school, families and community enable all students to become lifelong learners and active citizens who value kindness and respect.
East New York Prep School
East New York Prep addresses the specific needs and challenges of children in East New York to ensure students achieve or exceed grade-level mastery of academic content, knowledge and skills. We provide a rigorous and NYS Standards aligned curriculum, disciplined environment, and supportive community, where our students are academically and socially prepared to excel in demanding college preparatory high schools.
Future Leaders Institute Charter School
FLI believes that strong teaching in a caring environment, combined with an intensive and extensive school day, empowers today's children to be the leaders of tomorrow. FLI's mission is to expand opportunities for students who historically have had limited access to rigorous academic instruction, and to empower them to make informed, deliberate decisions so that they may lead socially responsible, productive lives. FLI fulfills this mission by offering an innovative, academically rigorous learning community where students of all ability levels can meet academic success.
Harlem Success Academy Charter School
Our mission is to ensure that every Harlem Success scholar graduates from college. In addition to literacy and math, we teach art, science five days a week, chess, writing, geography, social studies, dance, soccer, and more. If a child loves being in school, they will love learning.
De La Salle Academy
De La Salle Academy is a private, independent, non-sectarian middle school which provides a quality education in a multi-ethnic setting to academicaly talented children from economically less advantaged urban families.
Growing Up Green Charter School
To provide an integrated curriculm to children that focuses on the environment
Cima Charter School
Cima Charter School’s mission is to prepare students for success through academically rigorous, dual-language instruction. Our vision is to develop students who have the intellectual capacity, social capital, and emotional strength of character to be personally successful, and to act as effective change-makers in their communities. Cima Charter School students are prepared to enter college-preparatory middle and high schools, leading them to the college of their choice in order to live lives that make positive impact on the social fabric of our world. “Cima” means “summit” in Spanish.
Democracy Prep Charter School
The Mission of Democracy Prep is to prepare responsible citizen-scholars in grades 6-12 for a life of active citizenship and success in the college of their choice.
The Children’s Storefront is an independent, tuition-free school in Harlem committed to providing a comprehensive education to children with varied academic strengths from preschool through 8th grade. Our work is grounded in the conviction that every child deserves the opportunity for an excellent education.
Ballet Tech/The New York City Public School for Dance
Ballet Tech views the children of the New York City public school system as a vast and underutilized human resource. And that resource has the potential to invigorate classical ballet dancing in a uniquely diverse and American way and at the same time realize the potential of children traditionally excluded from the venerable art of the ballet.
The Bronx Mathematics Preparatory School
BRONX MATH provides students in grades 6–8 with a disciplined college preparatory education focused on skill and content mastery in mathematics. Through our comprehensive curriculum, achievement-oriented school culture, and particular attention on character development; BRONX MATH prepares students for college and college level work with particular focus on mathematics literacy.
To develop the competence to see and the courage to act in creating a more humane and just society.