The School for Young Performers is a New York State registered K-12 private school.
Founded in 1995, SYP was originally designed for students needing to balance their education with careers in the performing arts and athletics.
The school has evolved to accommodate pupils with learning differences and discerning families desiring a boutique educational experience.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 18 students
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 1 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Dyslexia, Central Auditory Processing Disorder, ADHD, Sensory Auditory Processing Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mild Learning Differences/Behavioral Needs
Year Founded
Summer School Offered

Student Body

Total Students
18 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
The School For Young Performers Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
1 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP 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 Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

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
Chris Goodwin

School Notes

SYP is committed to providing a meaningful one-on-one education for students whose lifestyles, professions or learning styles are incompatible with the traditional classroom construct. 

SYP`s Philosophy:
  • All students should receive an exceptional education administered by skilled, dedicated and creative teachers.
  • All students should have access to individualized learning pathways.
  • Families should not have to choose between the pursuit of their children`s aspirations and the opportunity for academic rigor.

School Reviews

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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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Students: 18 students
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 1 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $37,402 for elementary schools and $43,673 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 60% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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