The academy doors open at 7:45 a.m. each day and all students are required to be at school by 8 a.m. Dismissal is on a staggered schedule as follows: 2:30 p.m. for nursery, 2:35 p.m. for kindergarten, 2:45 p.m. for first through fourth grades, and 2:50 p.m. for the intermediate level and junior-high.
On the first Wednesday of each month, the academy schedule is modified to allow professional development time for the faculty and staff. Students do not have a lunch period on these Wednesdays, but are given a twenty-minute break for snack. Student dismissal on modified Wednesdays is as follows: 12:30 p.m. for nursery, 12:35 p.m. for kindergarten, 12:45 p.m. for first through fourth grades, and 12:50 p.m. for the intermediate and junior high.
The PRE-K FOR ALL program meets every day from 8 a.m. to 2:20 p.m.
The academy office is open for ordinary business each weekday between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. – except on the first Wednesday of each month when the office is closed for business at 1:30 p.m. Please contact the office at 718-728-0724 to arrange an appointment if your business cannot be conducted during regular business hours.