Manhattan Village Academy High School work extremely hard to help every student exhibit positive behavior and work to the best of their capabilities both inside and outside the classroom. The committed staff, faculty, and teachers provide many opportunities to learn through standards-based instruction and challenge students in order to prepare them for the New York State Assessments. The staff also helps students to develop the constructive habits essential for success at the next level of their education and for adulthood. All students will achieve excellence in skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening. The school offers some outstanding classes in art, music, and technology.