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In Brooklyn there is a school with a unique vision and that exists within a fairly large U.S. network of schools. Basis Independent Brooklyn is a K-12 preparatory school that is part of the BASIS group of schools, which established itself in 1998 for the sole purpose of changing American education. They've done that. The [...]

Basis Independent Brooklyn is a unique school with a unique approach to challenging students to be their best. BASIS was founded in 1998 by veteran academicians who wanted to increase the standards in American education, and they've done just that. The pillars of education at Basis Independent Brooklyn are: An accelerated, rigorous curriculum Student accountability [...]

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Avenues: The World School in Manhattan has seen some exciting growth since its opening in New York City in the fall of 2012, including the prestige of being named an Apple Distinguished School. This designation is awarded exclusively to programs meeting exceptional criteria for innovation, leadership, and educational excellence. The clear vision of an exemplary [...]

Avenues: The World School is a part of the growing and ever-expanding trend of international schools, many of which are popping up all over New York City. Avenues: The World School is a part of a worldwide network of schools that will eventually exist in several countries and different parts of the world, including: Latin [...]

Brooklyn Heights Jewish Academy (BHJA) is a new Brooklyn-based co-educational Orthodox Jewish day school opening its doors in September 2015. The objective of BHJA's holistic approach is to instill pride in Jewish identity and purpose while equipping students with the necessary academic and life skills needed to confidently take their place in society. BHJA falls [...]

The Eden II programs are a group of schools in Staten Island and Long Island that cater to children that fall on the autism spectrum. Eden II School, located in Staten Island, is an educational institution devoted to providing unique opportunities for autistic children and adults from preschool through adulthood. The school also admits persons [...]

The Academy of St. Dorothy is a Catholic private school located in Staten Island, New York City. The school uses its educational opportunities to present Jesus as the center of life and to instill a sense of faith in its students. They offer programs for pre-kindergarten through junior high scool. Students at Academy of St. [...]

The Yeshiva University High School for Girls offers a ninth through twelfth grade program that consists of Judaic Studies and General Studies tracks. The school is located in Queens and exists to lead girls into a better understanding of Torah and to love the values of the Torah. The idea is to turn young girls [...]

Jewish schools are not all created equal. Yeshiva Har Torah is a yeshiva for boys and girls located in the Little Neck neighborhood of Queens, New York City. Alongside a traditional academic curriculum, students receive a strong Jewish Studies curriculum that prepares them for life as a Jew while they prepare for high school. The [...]

Yeshiva Har Torah is an Orthodox Jewish school for boys and girls located in the Little Neck neighborhood of Queens. In a strong atmosphere of love and support, faculty educate students in a traditional academic curriculum coupled by a focus on Zionism and Medinat Yisrael. The yeshiva is divided into three educational programs: Early childhood [...]

Yeshiva Har Torah is a Jewish yeshiva for boys and girls located in Queens. The school focuses on delivering a quality traditional education alongside a Jewish curriculum that emphasizes Zionism and Medinat Yisrael. The school is situation on Grand Central Parkway in the Little Neck neighborhood. Teachers and faculty at Yeshiva Har Torah try to [...]

Queens Paideia School is an independent school with a K-12 curriculum. Founded in 2009, the school uses the Singapore Math curriculum. Information about the school's math curriculum is on the school's website. The school groups students by ages, not grades. The math curriculum is divided in such manner: Foundations of Number Sense: Ages 5-7 Number [...]

St. Francis of Assissi School is a Catholic private school in the borough of Queens. The school offers a traditional curriculum with religious instruction for students age 2 up through eighth grade. Starting in sixth grade, students begin to change classes three times a day and prepare for high school. The curriculum is a traditional [...]

In Queens, St. Francis of Assissi School offers a Catholic education from preschool through eighth grade. Starting at age 2, students get a well-rounded education that includes all the core subject areas and religious instruction. Elementary school begins in first grade and runs through fifth. Students enrolled at St. Francis of Assissi enter the first [...]

St. Fidelis Elementary School is a private school located in Queens. It's a Catholic school offering a program of classes from nursery school through eighth grade. The school is located in College Point. Starting in nursery school, students get a well-rounded curriculum that teaches them the core subjects as well as religious instruction. Students in [...]

The Razi School is a Muslim school located in Queens. Faculty begin educating Islamic students in pre-kindergarten and the curriculum runs through high school. The school offers tremendous academic opportunities for students in Queens and the surrounding communities. Preschool at Razi School consists of pre-kindergarten and kindergarten. In pre-kindergarten, teachers prepare students for entry into [...]

Martin De Porres School is a fairly new private school in Queens. The school opened its doors in the Springfield Gardens neighborhood in 1972. The school approaches educational topics from the Lasallian tradition. Martin De Porres School has a strong academic program beginning in elementary school and running through high school. Students have classes for [...]

There's a Muslim school in the heart of Queens that serves the entire borough and parts of Brooklyn. Al-Ihsan Academy offers programs from preschool through twelfth grade and caters to both boys and girls in an Arabic language environment. The school opened its doors in 1989. Academics at Al-Ihsan Academy are rigorous and demanding. The [...]

At Al-Ihsan Academy, academics is a top-shelf priority. Al-Ihsan Academy is a Muslim school in an Arabic language environment that educates students from preschool through twelfth grade. The classes are kept small to maximize individual attention. Located in Queens, students come from all over the borough and parts of Brooklyn. The school also provides transportation [...]

Al-Ihsan Academy is a school in Queens for Muslim boys and girls. Founded in 1989, the school's focus is on providing an Islamic education to its students and preparing them for living in a non-Islamic environment. Students come from all over Queens and parts of Brooklyn. Transportation is provided. The school is still, in some [...]

The Windward School is a private school in White Plains that serves the Tri-State Area. Students attend the school from all over Manhattan and Long Island. The school has a strong academic program that caters to a broad spectrum of children. The academic program at The Windward School is language-intensive and multi-sensory with a focus [...]