• October 12 - Columbus Day - SCHOOLS CLOSED

  • 9th grade students check your LIFE Academy gmail for class schedule.

  • 10th, 11th & 12th grade students check Pupilpath for your schedules.

  • Directions on how to access student LIFE Academy gmail are posted to the Online Learning Resources page.

NOTE: Parents and students can opt out of (in school) Blended Learning at any point during the semester.

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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.

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


click on bold text below to access links to information.

LIFE Students 2018
Daily Attendance
Update for Families_SITC-new dates_May 20 2020 (1).doc
Summer School 2020
Update for Families_June 12 2020.doc
What might Fall 2020 school year look like? Survey at schools.nyc.gov/returntoschool2020
GSA LGBTQ response (2).doc
GSA LGBTQ response

Quality Reviews:

2014-2015 Quality Review Report2016-2017 NYC School Survey Report2016-2017 School Quality Snapshot and GuideSchool Quality GuideSchool Quality Snapshot2015-2016 Annual Arts in Schools ReportArts in Schools Report (2015-16)Arts in Schools Report (2014-15)
Critical Update for Families from the Chancellor - In light of the rapidly changing implications surrounding COVID-19, LIFE Academy created this section for you to find the most recent information regarding school closures, distance learning, and any other general questions and concerns you may have. Please note that updates will be made available as they happen, so please check back frequently.
⬇️Click on following links to read the documents⬇️HS Seniors Update for Families_April 7 2020Update for Families_April 7 2020Coronavirus Update for Families March 16, 2020Distance Learning information/schedules have been mailed to parents and students.