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 OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1995

Student Body

Total Students13 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 30%
Students by GradeThe School For Young Performers Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size1 students
Number of AP Courses8 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Art History, AP Calculus, AP Chinese, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Statistics, AP United States History,
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTo learn more about SYP's admissions process and tuition offerings, please visit http://www.schoolforyoungperformers.org/admissions/
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorIris M Even
Admissions AssociateKelly 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.
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