A High School for students from around the world and " Around the Block"
Named one of the top 50 schools in NYC by the US News and World Report, Lower East Side Preparatory High School boasts a safe, supportive, and technology-rich environment that motivates all students to succeed. With a renowned ESL/transitional bilingual program in Spanish and Chinese, and a variety of enrichment, AP, Regents prep, and extended day courses, LESP sends more than 80% of their students to college. The transfer school provides structure and support to those who are over-aged and under-accredited, and helps students get a new start, whether from around the world, or around the block.
LESP serves students from the ages of 17-21, who have attained at least 10 credits and passed two Regents exams. Accessible by a multitude of buses and trains, we welcome interested students and families to visit and tour the school, seeing education at its best.
"One of the best transfer programs in the city"....full report