Special Music School

District
  • School Number: M859

  • Accessibility: No Accessibility

  • Grades: 0K,01,02,03,04,05,06,07,08,09,10,11

  • Students: 266

  • Geographic District: 3

  • Borough: Manhattan

The School Quality Snapshot provides families with a summary of each school based on the learning environment and the performance of its students.
School Quality Snapshot - K-8 - 2016-2017
School Quality Snapshot - K-8 - 2015-2016
School Quality Snapshot - High School - 2016-2017
School Quality Snapshot - High School - 2015-2016

General Information

School Leader
Katherine Banucci-Smith, Principal
Parent Coordinator
Lisa Stump
Respect for All Liaison
Katherine Banucci-Smith
How to report bullying
Space
Not shared

District Contacts

Superintendent
Ilene Altschul
Family Support Coordinator
Tracy McClaire
Address
154 West  93 Street, Manhattan, NY, 10025
Phone
212-678-5857
Education Council President
Kimberly Watkins
Education Council Phone
212-678-2782

Summer School

Summer School Location
  • J.H.S. 054 Booker T. Washington
  • Program: Summer
  • 103 West 107 Street, Manhattan, NY, 10025
  • Grades: 06 - 08
  • Dates: 07/05/2018 - 08/09/2018
  • 08:00AM - 02:00PM
Summer School Location 2
  • Dream Program
  • Program: Dream At M131
  • 103 West 107 Street, Manhattan, NY, 10025
  • Grades: 06 - 08
  • Dates: 07/09/2018 - 08/09/2018
  • 08:30AM - 01:00PM
Summer School Location 3
  • High School Of Arts And Technology
  • Program: Sitc M494
  • 122 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10023
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Dates: 07/09/2018 - 08/15/2018
  • 08:25Am - 12:35Pm
Summer School Location 4
  • Urban Assembly School For Media Studies The
  • Program: Summer School
  • 122 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10023
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Dates: 07/09/2018 - 08/15/2018
  • 09:00AM - 03:00PM
Summer School Location 5
  • Manhattan Bridges High School
  • Program: Mbhs Summer School
  • 122 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10023
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Dates: 07/16/2018 - 08/15/2018
  • 09:00AM - 02:30PM
Summer School Location 6
  • Food And Finance High School
  • Program: Food And Finance
  • 122 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10023
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Dates: 07/16/2018 - 08/15/2018
  • 08:00AM - 01:00PM
Summer School Location 7
  • Manhattan Hunter Science High School
  • Program: Summer School
  • 122 Amsterdam Avenue, Manhattan, NY, 10023
  • Grades: 09 - 12
  • Dates: 07/05/2018 - 07/31/2018
  • 08:00AM - 01:00PM

Data and Reports

The Department of Education develops tools to help families and educators understand student achievement and school quality. The reports on this page provide information about school quality from multiple sources. These sources include feedback from students, teachers, and parents. Reports also include information from formal school visits and a variety of student achievement metrics.

  • Additional resources, like Family Guides to the Snapshot explaining the information included, and translated Snapshot templates are available on the School Quality Page.
  • Additional reports available below range from school budget information to facilities reports about your child’s building.
The School Quality Snapshot provides families with a summary of each school based on the learning environment and the performance of its students.
School Quality Snapshot - K-8 - 2016-2017
School Quality Snapshot - K-8 - 2015-2016
School Quality Snapshot - High School - 2016-2017
School Quality Snapshot - High School - 2015-2016

School Quality and Performance

The School Quality Guide is a detailed report about this school that includes complete results from the NYC School Survey and more information on student achievement.
School Quality Guide - K-8
School Quality Guide - High School
The Quality Review Report is the result of a two-day visit by an experienced educator, who has looked at how well this school supports student learning and teacher practice.
Quality Review Report 2014-2015
The School Performance Dashboard shows multiple years of data and key comparisons for this school.
School Performance Dashboard - K-8
School Performance Dashboard - High School
New York State Education Department School Report Card

Enrollment

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