Welcome to Fusion Academy Upper West Side
Fusion Academy Upper West Side in New York City, NY opened in 2014 as Fusion’s 17th campus nationwide. Fusion Upper West Side is a private school where classes are one-to-one: one student and one teacher per classroom. Our Teacher/Mentors can personalize curriculum and pacing for their students’ strengths, interests, and learning style. Students may attend full-time for middle and high school or part-time with classes for credit, tutoring and mentoring, post-secondary counseling, and more. Online and hybrid classes are not available at our Upper West Side campus.
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Attending Fusion Upper West Side
Every part of the Fusion Academy experience is personalized for each individual student. It is this approach that makes us the most personalized school in the world. Our thoughtfully designed approach of love, motivate, teach, allows us to first get to know each student and build a program customized for their strengths, interests, and learning preferences.
Students take classes with teachers who tailor instruction to their interests and academic goals. Our one-to-one instruction help students grow academically and socially.
Our Homework Café® is a space on campus for students to complete homework and work on projects. It also acts as the social hub of the campus where clubs meet, student meetings occur, and students can hang out between classes.
Supplemental Part-Time Options
Fusion also welcomes students who have a primary school but are seeking premium one-to-one classes, tutoring, or academic support. Fusion students also can supplement their learning with these options beyond their full-time program.
Classes for Credit
Students can choose from over 250 classes to take for credit. This is a great way to catch up or remediate lost credits or take a tough class in a more personalized environment.
Tutoring and Mentoring
Our teachers are our tutors and are subject matter experts in what they teach. For students who need additional support in a subject, our tutoring and mentoring can help them succeed.
Regents Exam Prep
Get help for the Regents exam one-to-one with a specially trained teacher. Students will receive subject-area support, learn test-taking strategies, and complete practice assessments. Learn more about Regents Exam Prep here.
We offer one-to-one post-secondary counseling sessions to help students prepare for life after high school. Our counselors can help with college applications, essay writing, exploring gap year programs, and more.
Our campus is a connected community where students experience more than academics. The Homework Café Director plans programming to align with Social Emotional Learning competencies and personalizes events based on student interests.
Campus Activities and Clubs
Staff and students collaborate to create experiences that are inclusive and based on student interests.
Students have opportunities like prom, field trips, service activities, and more.
Fusion students and families are part of a national network of 80+ Fusion campuses. Students and parents are invited to participate in national webinars and virtual events.
What Makes Fusion Academy Different?
Fusion Academy is Accredited
Fusion Academy Upper West Side is accredited by Cognia (formerly AdvancED) and MSA (Middle States Association).
Accreditation validates our unique education model and measures it against standards of educational quality. The recognition also enables a smooth transition for students seeking educational opportunities after their time at Fusion.Learn more about Fusion Accreditation