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/

Home Page

Recent Posts

Lisa’s Weekly Note – April 15, 2018
Lisa’s Weekly Note – April 15, 2018
April 15, 2018
Hello SMS Families! I hope you were able to enjoy the lovely weather on Friday and Saturday before the temperature plummeted. Congratulations to all the 3rd-8th students and teachers for a s...
2018 Play-a-thon: May 12-13
2018 Play-a-thon: May 12-13
April 4, 2018
The SMS Play-a-thon will take place on Saturday, May 12, 10am-6pm, and Sunday, May 13, 10:30am-6:30pm at the Barnes and Noble on Union Square.      PLAY-A-THON 2018: SAVE...
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...
New York Post lists SMS High School as one of the Best High Schools in NYC!
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
Congratulations to the Special Music School High School Class of 2017!  
Congratulations to the Special Music School High School Class of 2017!  
June 30, 2017
The first ever class of graduating seniors at Kaufman Music Center's Special Music School High School is celebrating its 100% graduation and college acceptance rate....
SMS on CBS
SMS on CBS
June 21, 2017
CBS New York's CityViews host Sharon Barnes-Waters interviews Lydia Kontos, the SMS High School Advanced Men's Chorus and SMS composer and 2017 grad Zachary Detrick....
SMS Recognized as a Reward School for the 5th year
SMS Recognized as a Reward School for the 5th year
June 5, 2017
SMS has been recognized as a Reward School for the fifth year. This distinction is given to schools who are among the top performing schools or schools that show greatest growth in student ...

Your PTA involvement matters