Opened in 2022, Staten Island Hebrew Public is the network’s newest school. Staten Island Hebrew Public has a diverse student population that uniquely reflects the multicultural and vibrant dynamics of the neighborhood. It is housed in a state-of-the-art environmentally friendly school building with spacious, well-lit classrooms, a full-sized cafeteria, music rooms, and rooftop playground space. The school currently serves nearly 100 students in k and first grade and will grow to be a k-5 school.
“Global citizenship” education is a big part of the school’s focus. It includes the development of student skills in communication (including learning a foreign language), collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity. It also includes an emphasis on empathy and emotional intelligence.
Staten Island Hebrew Public At a Glance
Staten Island Hebrew Public is a free, public charter school open to all age-and grade-eligible students residing in New York City, with preference given to residents of Staten Island. The school is located on Staten Island’s Midland Beach. We aim to: