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Welcome to Southside

Success means something different to everybody. Here at Southside Academy Charter School, it means creating endless opportunities for your child to become their best. We shape instruction to build on the strengths and abilities of each child, teaching the importance of making wise choices and excelling in school. Children are equipped to solve life’s toughest challenges and come out ahead.

Success means something different to everybody. Here at Southside, see how we help your child become their best.

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Spotlight: Meet Ms. Mulvaney

"I want my students to know how much I love and care about them. I'm not only here for them this year but for the rest of their lives. I appreciate every student I've had the honor to teach and I how they know that I will always support them." 
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We are a Charter School

Southside Academy Charter School is a tuition-free, public charter school open to all children who live in the state of New York. If you are seeking a ‘private’ school education with the tuition-free benefit of a public school, then you are in the right place.

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Spotlight: Students Thrive in Chess Club

Chess club is composed of 40 students, ranging from second to eighth grade. The club has not only grown in popularity with Southside students, but also with parents, administrators, and local community members. 
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We know there are a lot of factors in deciding where your child will go to school and we want to help. Use our live chat or leave your information and we will be in touch.

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We would love to show you our world so contact us to schedule a tour. We also hold open houses where you can meet our amazing teachers.

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We can’t wait to share your child’s journey! Apply online, in person, or over the phone and don’t hesitate to ask us questions along the way! We are here for you.

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