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Lavelle Preparatory Charter Elementary School
Accepting grades K-5
Lavelle Prep Elementary welcomes all students, including those with special needs. All students are provided with comprehensive instruction in core subjects and progress on to Lavelle Prep Middle School in grade 6 and Lavelle Prep High School in grade 9. Through Orton Gillingham literacy instruction, The Writing Revolution cross-curricular writing program, and individualized attention, LP Elementary provides a family-like atmosphere where our youngest learners thrive.
Lavelle Preparatory Charter Middle School
Accepting grades 6 & 7
Serving grades 6-8, Lavelle Prep Middle School provides dynamic, hands-on instruction across all core subject areas. A focus on writing, reading comprehension and mathematical abilities combined with a holistic Wellness curriculum helps to develop the whole student, and prepares them to succeed in high school and beyond. Standout features include a robust after-school program and the continued use of The Writing Revolution to ensure students are highly proficient writers, readers and thinkers.
Lavelle Preparatory Charter High School
Accepting Lavelle Prep Middle School students
Ranked as a top high school two years in a row by U.S. News & World Report! Lavelle Prep High School is currently ranked as the 350th best high school in New York State, the 96th best high school in NYC and the third best on Staten Island. Lavelle Prep High School students are supported and challenged to identify academic areas of interest, cultivate their personal skills and strengths, and prepare for college and career readiness. LPHS boasts a 98% graduation rate, and a 100% college acceptance rate — every graduate has been accepted into colleges or universities.
Richmond Preparatory Charter School
Accepting grade 6
Staten Island’s first computer science focused 6-12 program, combining a college preparatory curriculum while also offering the opportunity to earn professional computer science certifications. Richmond Prep welcomes all students, including those that are living on the autism spectrum. This unique and innovative program is designed to teach the whole student while preparing them for the jobs and skills of the future.
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Nicotra Early College Charter School
Accepting grades 6-9
Nicotra Early College Charter School partnered with St. John’s University to form Staten Island’s first true early college high school. A standout from other traditional high schools, Nicotra offers students the opportunity to earn college credits while earning their high school diploma in an accelerated and innovative setting. Students attending St. John’s take core classes as well as specialized classes in Criminal Justice and Law or Business and Entrepreneurship. Nicotra also offers a work-based learning internship program that provides students with practical, hands-on, real-world experience.
New Ventures Charter School
Accepting students ages 16+
As the No. 1 transfer high school in New York State, New Ventures provides a second chance to students who are over-aged and under-credited and have struggled in a traditional high school setting. Through supportive staff and counseling and a collaborative, personalized learning plan, New Ventures students are enabled to graduate from high school prepared to excel academically, professionally, and personally.