Harlem Children's Zone Promise Academy CS

Address: 33 East 125th Street (Main), New York, NY 10035
Phone: 212/368-3470
Fax: 212/289-0661
Website: www.hczpromiseacademy.org
Principal/School Leader:

Tonya White (Grades K-3),

Dennis McKesey (Grades 4 - 6),

Marquitta Speller (Grades 9-11)

Enrollment:   379
Grades Offered 2010/2011:   K-7, 10, 11
Planned Grades:   K-12
District:   District 5, Region 10
Authorizer:   NYC Chancellor
The Harlem Children's Zone Promise Academy Charter School uses a comprehensive approach to literacy, which will include phonics-based and whole language instruction. The school employes a skills-based curriculum, like Saxon Math, as well as TERC's "Investigations in Numbers, Data and Space." Teachers will develop project-based, interdisciplinary units. The school provides a 210-day school year and an extended school day from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with an after school program from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
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