In The News

The Spring Book Fair will be at Academy of the City on May 31st and June 1st. You can also shop online at at Green Light Bookstore. This is a great opportunity to pick up your summer reading titles!

Enrollment Lottery Results

The enrollment lottery for the 2016-17 school year was held April 15th, 2016 at Academy of the City Charter School. The raw results are listed on our enrollment page.
The school will contact winners by phone or e-mail to arrange an enrollment meeting. For more information, or to check your current position on the wait-list, please contact the school.

Summer Camp Registration Now Open

The online registration portal for AoC's summer camp program is now open. You can register for the program at

Highlight of the Week: A Trip to New York Historical Society with 2nd Grade
(May 25, 2016)

This year our 2nd grade classes were given a grand tour of The Art and Whimsy of Mo Willems and History Detectives exhibitions.

Highlight of the Week: Carnegie Hall with 2nd Grade!
(May 19, 2016)

Last week, 2nd grade enjoyed a wonderful performance at Carnegie Hall.

Bike Clinic at AoC
(May 18, 2016)

Learn to Ride Bicycle Clinic was held on Saturday, May 14th with over 30 children.  Beautiful weather and three great instructors from Bike NY along with Richard Lee helped children to balance, brake and enjoy riding a bicycle.


Highlight of the Week: 2016 Fairy Tale Breakfast!
(May 11, 2016)

Every year Kindergarten does something magical with the Fairy Tale Breakfast, and this year was no exception! All the students and teachers did a really great job with their costumes and performances!

Highlight of the Week: 2016 Teacher Appreciation Week!
(May 4, 2016)

To show our appreciation, donations and gifts from AoC parents, the PCO Board and staff are given to our teachers throughout the week. Today, we show our appreciation with healthy snacks and a guided meditation session!

Highlight of the Week: AoC Reading Drive!
(April 20, 2016)

On April 14th, students from grades K-5 exceeded the AoC Reading Drive goal by reading a total of 1,567 books in 6 weeks! Here's the video!


Highlight of the Week: First Successful Week of Clubs!
(April 14, 2016)

This week students had their first lessons in Chess, Journal Writing, Sign Language and Software Coding! These are some of the clubs we hold three times a year that allow students to explore different subjects & learning opportunities.

Academy of the Students can read anywhere and at anytime. Look at our photo album to see just where.


Academy of the City is accepting donations to purchase interactive white boards for our classrooms and fund other exciting classroom projects.