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.

Distance Learning information/schedules have been mailed to parents and students.

Critical Update for Families from the Chancellor -

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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.

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)

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

LIFE Students 2018