If you want to learn how to think freely, collaborate effectively to solve complex and novel challenges, read and write with passion, and develop the skills and knowledge to become a leader, then come be a part of the UAGC community!

At 8:45am, students arrive to the Urban Assembly School for Green Careers, on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, excited for many reasons:

  • Intense college-readiness from a dynamic, interactive culture of learning

  • Passion for solving the challenges posed by social and environmental injustice

  • Preparation to think critically, collaborate, thrive and succeed in a changing world

  • A safe, vibrant neighborhood of museums, parks and restaurants 

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“Children are cognitively engaged with high level, acTIve parTIcipaTIon; they hold each other accountable to and for learning.”

Daisy Concepcion, NYC Director of School Quality


Be a part of something EXCITING  At this critical moment for American democracy!

the Urban Assembly School for Green Careers resolutely affirms our commitment to the rights and dignity of every student, every family, every human being. 

We are a part of the Urban Assembly community of nearly 9,000 students and adults representing the glorious diversity that makes our city – and our country – a beacon to the world. Nearly half of our students are first- or second-generation immigrants. More than 37 languages are spoken in UA families’ homes. Each of these families contributes to and deserves America’s very best.

we will seek every opportunity to ensure that all of our young people continue to receive an outstanding public education - and that they have the chance to grow into adulthood in a country that lives by our founding and enduring values.