A unique network of K-12 charter schools in Staten Island

Discover unique learning opportunities in our four schools, each designed to foster personal growth, academic success, and social-emotional well-being.


Integration Charter Schools (ICS) includes four charters, each with a unique focus offering students opportunities to develop their personal learning pathways coupling strong academic goals with social-emotional support.

Lavelle Preparatory Charter School

Grades K-12
Lavelle Prep offers an elementary, middle and high school program, all in one place. Our strong core academic curriculum is paired with a robust social-emotional wellness program in small class sizes. Once your child is accepted, they stay with us through high school graduation.
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Richmond Preparatory Charter School

Grades 6-12
Staten Island's first computer science-focused program, Richmond Prep prepares students for tech-oriented career paths beginning as early as the 6th grade. Richmond Prep welcomes all students, including those living on the autism spectrum.
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The Early College Charter School

Grades 8-12
Staten Island's first true early college high school partners with the College of Staten Island and Monroe College to offer students the opportunity to earn tuition-free college credits while earning their high school diploma.
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New Ventures Charter School

Ages 16-21
New Ventures is a top performing transfer charter high school in New York State. Our personalized curriculum is offered in a warm and nurturing environment to under-credited, disconnected youth pairing academics with internships and fieldwork outside the school building.
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Familiarize yourself with our programs to find the right ICS school that's the right fit for your child. Read about our schools, watch a tour video, attend an open house or speak to our recruitment team.
Visit the application portal to create an account. Fill out the forms and submit your application.
After we run our lottery in April, you will receive either a seat offer or a waitlist number. Once you receive your seat offer, submit your registration forms.

Integration Charter Schools

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