New York Humane Education Charter School
416 Henry St., Apt. 2
The New York Humane Education Charter School seeks to nurture students of all backgrounds and abilities interested in developing their unique talents and skills to effect positive social change. The school offers a well-rounded, project-based curriculum, emphasizing high academic standards, student initiative and service learning. The guiding principle of our learning community is the concept of humane education – the fostering of respect and responsibility towards all human beings, other animals, and the natural world. Through classroom studies, community outreach projects and a democratic school culture our students will develop the social and academic skills, confidence and compassion necessary to create a more just and humane society.