Life Academy High School is located on the third floor of the Lafayette Educational Complex in the Bensonhurst neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Welcome to our website!
At Life Academy High School for Film and Music, we infuse the study of film, the art of filmmaking, and audio production,  into student-centered, project-based courses. We focus on building communication skills in writing, presentation, and creativity. Our school systems work to help each student develop personal relationships and positive citizenship. We seek students who want to learn in an exciting atmosphere of excellence and creative collaboration.

Quality Review:

2014-2015 Quality Review Report

2016-2017 NYC School Survey Report

2016-2017 School Quality Snapshot and Guide

School Quality Guide

School Quality Snapshot

2015-2016 Annual Arts in Schools Report

Arts in Schools Report (2015-16)

Arts in Schools Report (2014-15) 


Spring Semester beings January 29, 2019.   
Students are encouraged to speak to their teachers to ensure students are performing at their best!
Welcome Back!September 8th is the first day of the 2016-2017 school year. All students must report to school by 8:15. Have a wonderful year!

2019 LIFE Academy Film & Music Awards
Nominations for the 2019 LIFE Academy Film & Music Awards will begin on March 1, 2019.  Speak to your film & music teacher about having your projects nominated.

Congratulations to all winners and participants of the 2018 Life Academy Film & Music Awards. The show was an exciting celebration of student work in film and music for the 2017-18 school year. 


Life Academy Calendar