Region: New York City
District: Queens CSD 30
Grade Span: K-5 for 2016-17/ K-5 at End of Charter Term
Enrollment: 396 for 2016-17/ 420 at End of Charter Term
Richard Lee, Principal
Academy of the City Charter School
31-29 60th Street
Woodside, NY 11377
Grade Span: K-5
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Academy of the City Charter School opens as community-based charter school based on the principles of community involvement, workplace democracy, reflective practices in pedagogy, management and governance, professional development, accountability, transparency and entrepreneurialism.
Academy of the City Charter School students will become independent thinkers, lifelong learners, and responsible members of their communities. We are committed to an educational philosophy rooted in social justice, inquiry, experiential and collaborative learning, and supported by continual professional development and reflective practice. Through a literacy-based, integrated curriculum that encourages community and honors diversity, our students receive the education they will need to meet the academic and social challenges of the best high schools, to be prepared for our best colleges and universities, and to thrive in today’s world.