The School For Young Performers

Tel: (212)663-3921
Grades: K - 12 | 8 students
The School for Young Performers is a New York State registered K-12 private school.
The school was established in 1995 and designed for students with careers in the performing arts, modeling or athletics as well as private families.
SYP's founders and administrators have been providing a quality academic alternative in on-location settings for over 30 years.
Moreover, the SYP program brings exclusive and exemplary education directly to its students—anywhere and anytime!

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 8 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 40%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade The School For Young Performers Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 1 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English, AP Physics, AP Statistics, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Iris M Even
Admissions Associate Kelly Politzer

School Notes:

    Mission: The School for Young Performers is committed to providing solutions for the scholastic challenges facing students whose lifestyles or careers are incompatible with the traditional classroom construct.  SYP was founded with the following principles:
    • All students should receive an exceptional education administered by skilled & dedicated teachers.
    • All students should have access to an individualized and rigorous college preparatory track.
    • Families should not have to choose between the pursuit of personal or professional aspirations and the opportunity for scholarly academic achievement.

    Profile last updated: 02/08/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is LREI (Little Red School House & Elisabeth Irwin High School) (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Washington Market School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Washington Market School (0.4 miles away)
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