The School For Young Performers

  • 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.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, Central Auditory Processing Disorder, ADHD, Sensory Auditory Processing Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder and Mild Learning Differences/Behavioral Needs
Year Founded1995
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students18 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
75%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The School For Young Performers Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio1:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
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 AssociateChris Goodwin

School Notes

Mission:
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.

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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 $25,872 for elementary schools and $43,670 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 58% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).