Applications in New York for the 2021-2022 school year are now open;
Democracy Prep schools are schools of choice. We educate any child who is accepted through our random lottery, regardless of race, economic situation, special education status, nationality, previous academic record, or any other characteristic.
The mission of Democracy Prep Public Schools is to educate responsible citizen-scholars for success in the college of their choice and a life of active citizenship.
Work Hard. Go to College. Change the World!
232 East 103rd Street
New York, NY 10029
Tel: (212) 860-1782
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Masking Policy Update
As of April 4th, 2022 wearing a mask is optional for staff and scholars* Click for full update: Coronavirus Updates &..
Family Handbook 2021-22
The family handbook is here!! Please take a moment to review and sign. (available in english, espanol, francais) Handbook Here
NYS Math Exam 4/26 & 4/27
NYS Exam on Wednesday, April 27 and Thursday, April 28 – Modified Schedule.
Spring Break 4/18 – 4/22
School will not be in session from Monday 4/18 – Friday 4/22 for Spring Break Scholars will return to to..
Good Friday 4/15
School will not be in session on Friday 4/15 in observance of Good Friday