Public School for Musically Gifted Children
Public School for Musically Gifted Children
SMS is NY State’s #1 elementary and middle school based on state test scores!
SMS is NY State’s #1 elementary and middle school based on state test scores!
NY Post lists SMS High School as one of the Best High Schools in NYC!
NY Post lists SMS High School as one of the Best High Schools in NYC!

Special Music School at Kaufman Music Center

Grades K-8:
129 West 67th St, New York, NY 10023
Tel: 212-501-3318
office@specialmusicschool.org

Grade 9-12:
122 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10023
Tel: 917-441-3692
office@specialmusicschool.org

Music Office: 212-501-3316
KMC Front Desk:
212-501-3308
KMC Support:
212-501-3356

Parent Coordinator:
Lisa Stump
Tel: 917-441-3692, option 2
lisa@specialmusicschool.org

For SMS Admissions info, please visit: www.kaufmanmusiccenter.org/sms/admissions/

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Get your tickets for SMS LIVE! on March 10
Get your tickets for SMS LIVE! on March 10
February 8, 2018
Get your Tickets:   Online   Would you consider donating to the Teacher's Ticket Fund?   Learn how to Tango before the party! Tango Classes taught by An...
Lisa’s Weekly Note – February 4
Lisa’s Weekly Note – February 4
February 4, 2018
Hello SMS Families! Happy February, I hope you are staying warm and healthy! I want to send out a big thank you to all the parent volunteers who made our two picture days run so smoothly: Ji...
SMS Online Auction DEADLINE EXTENDED!
SMS Online Auction DEADLINE EXTENDED!
January 29, 2018
Auction season is upon us (the big event goes live in March!). In preparation, we need your help contributing items. As in the past, we’re looking for one donation per family. DEADLIN
Amazon Shopping = School Earns Free Money!
Amazon Shopping = School Earns Free Money!
November 29, 2017
We wanted to remind everyone of the SMS Amazon program. This is not just for holiday shopping, but shop amazon anytime and SMS earns up to 15% in referral fees throughout the year.   C...
NY Times Obituary of KMC founder, Tzipora Jochsberger
NY Times Obituary of KMC founder, Tzipora Jochsberger
November 9, 2017
Tzipora Jochsberger, Founder of a Jewish Arts School, Dies at 96 Ms. Jochsberger said she founded what is now known as the Kaufman Music Center because she “wanted to use music as a means t
New York Post lists SMS High School as one of the Best High Schools in NYC!
Meet the Special Music School’s New Dean of Music
Meet the Special Music School’s New Dean of Music
September 6, 2017
DNAinfo By Jackson Chen | September 6, 2017 12:17pm Read on DNAInfo's Website  UPPER WEST SIDE — New York City's only music-focused K-12 school just named a ne
No. 1 Elementary and Middle school based on the state test scores in New York State!
No. 1 Elementary and Middle school based on the state test scores in New York State!
September 1, 2017
Congrats to the SMS parents, teachers and students on being ranked NY State’s #1 elementary and middle school based on the state test scores! Get details on Schooldigger. This comes
100% of SMS students meet or exceed state standards
100% of SMS students meet or exceed state standards
September 1, 2017
Top city schools in English proficiency The Academy for Excellence through the Arts (100 percent proficient) Special Music School (100)  Success Academy Charter School – Berg

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