Philharmonic Schools now serves over 3,000 students across the five boroughs of New York City. Philharmonic Teaching Artists partner with 153 teachers in 117 classes. Six of the 11 schools are Title 1 and over 60% of students are enrolled in the Free Lunch Program. The Philharmonic Schools community reflects the wide diversity of New York City and includes English Language Learners (including Spanish, Mandarin, and Bangladeshi speakers) and students in special education classes.

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Mount Carmel-Holy Rosary
Neighborhood: East Harlem, Manhattan
Principal: Molly Smith
Teaching Artist: Paul Murphy

P.S. 19 Marino Jeantet
Neighborhood: Corona, Queens
Principal: Genie Calibar
Teaching Artists: Robert Fleitz, Mitchell Lyon, Chelsea Starbuck Smith

P.S. 39 Henry Bristow Landmark School
Neighborhood: Park Slope, Brooklyn
Principal: Anita de Paz
Teaching Artists: Stanichka Dimitrova, Paul Murphy, Daniel Felsenfeld (VYC)

P.S. 50 Frank Hankinson
Neighborhood: Mid Island, Staten Island
Principal: Joseph Santello
Teaching Artists: Thomas Boulton, Janey Choi, Stephen Dunn

P.S. 59 Beekman Hill School
Neighborhood: Midtown East, Manhattan
Principal: Adele Schroeter
Teaching Artists: Wendy Law, Beata Moon (VYC)

P.S. 78 The Stapleton Lighthouse Community School
Neighborhood: Stapleton, Staten Island
Principal: Louis Bruschi
Teaching Artists: Stanichka Dimitrova, Robert Fleitz, Anny Urrey

P.S. 81 Robert J. Christen
Neighborhood: Riverdale, Bronx
Principal: Anna Kirrane
Teaching Artists: Paul Murphy, Caeli Smith, Anny Urrey

P.S. 108 Angelo del Toro
Neighborhood: East Harlem, Manhattan
Principal: William Gladstone
Teaching Artists: Jihea Hong-Park, Justin Hines (VYC)

P.S. 132
Neighborhood: Williamsburg, Brooklyn
Principal: Beth Lubeck
Teaching Artist: Chris Gross

P.S. 165 Robert E. Simon School
Neighborhood: Upper West Side, Manhattan
Principal: Aracelis Castellano-Folk
Teaching Artists: Janey Choi, Jihea Hong-Park, Mitchell Lyon, Daniel Felsenfeld (VYC)

P.S. 199 Jesse Isador Straus School
Neighborhood: Upper West Side, Manhattan
Principal: Louise Xerri
Teaching Artists: Thomas Boulton, Laura Weiner, Justin Hines (VYC)