Ballet Tech, the NYC Public School for Dance, provides its students with a high quality academic education and intensive, rigorous classical dance training.
Ballet Tech – a collaboration between the NYC Department of Education and the Ballet Tech Foundation – combines the best of public education and professional arts instruction. Students in the Elementary and Middle Schools (grades 4-8) study both academics and dance on-site at 890 Broadway. High School students attend the Professional Performing Arts School (PPAS) in Midtown for their academic classes and BT for their dance training.
At a Glance
- Enrollment: 178 Students
- Academic Faculty: 11 (Grades 4 – 8)
- Dance Faculty: 12
- Average Class Size: 22
- Ballet Tech has been designated a “Rewards School” by the New York State Education Department – Ballet Tech students’ test scores rank in the top 20% in the state.
- In 2018, 92% of BT’s 8th graders passed the Algebra I Regents Exam.