a co-ed, independent, inclusion school for grades k-12

The Arts

a High School student points out a fact about a piece of art to a Lower School student

Through the robust arts curriculum, High School students develop creativity, critical thinking skills, and confidence, and they learn to take healthy risks as they explore multiple perspectives and strengthen their own thinking. The skills students acquire in the IDEAL High School arts strengthen their learning in all academic areas.

Partnerships with New York City outreach programs and cultural institutions extend classroom experiences and create a vibrant curriculum that is integrated throughout all disciplines. Arts classes are mixed grade, semester-long, and based on student interest.