Once Upon A Time / Theatre Street School

Students at the Theatre Street School learn to build their talents to build their self confidence and achive their goals.
It is a pre-K through 8th grade student body with highly personalized attention for each student.
Outside of the classroom, there is a serious focus on the arts -- specifically ballet and performance readiness -- that builds student self confidence and discipline.
There is a sense of community and self development that permeates everything students learn at The Theatre Street School.

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School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1980
Summer School OfferedYes
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students9 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Once Upon A Time / Theatre Street School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$3,500
Tuition Notesannual
Admissions DirectorTheresa C Aubel


Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsBallet, DanceBalletDance,

School Notes

  • Student Interview
  • Parent Conference
  • Student Audition (as applicable)

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Once Upon A Time / Theatre Street School is Yeshiva Shaar Hatorah (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Child Jesus Catholic Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Mary Gate Of Heaven Catholic Academy (0.6 miles away)
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