New York City Charter School of the Arts

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The first arts-based middle school to be chartered in Manhattan.

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  • 6-8
  • Manhattan

What makes us unique
The mission of New York City Charter School of the Arts is to inspire a diverse community of young people to engage with the arts as a pathway to rich and rigorous academic learning and a creative, purposeful life.
Ideal candidate fit
Arts-based education education is inherently rigorous.
You are a self-starter who believes in the power of the arts to engage in academic coursework meaningfully and rigorously.

Our Students

50% Low income

75% of Color

15% ELL

20% Special needs

Our Faculty

20% of Color