The School For Young Performers

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 an exemplary academic alternative in on-location settings for over 30 years.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 13 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The School For Young Performers Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 1 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Calculus, AP English, AP Statistics, AP United States History
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes To learn more about SYP's admissions process and tuition offerings, please visit
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Iris M Even
Admissions Associate Kelly Politzer

School Notes

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.
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5.0 Stars   05/23/13
my name is ms . burch , I am looking for a school for my niece that is thirteen. that is hearing impaired in one ear. and a safe environment and has structure. her name is Sheliah burch, also I have a Nicholson letter if you accept it .please call @718 729 0982
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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $17,677 for elementary schools and $33,996 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 62% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).