Greater New York Academy (New York City, New York, US)

A coeducational day school on the senior high school level, operated by the Greater New York Conference, and situated in Woodside, Queens, New York. The school is accredited by the Seventh-day Adventist Board of Regents and by the University of the State of New York. In 1992 the enrollment was 190; the faculty numbered 14. By 1920 an SDA grade school in the Bronx had grown to the point where the services of three teachers were required. In that year, because of overcrowded conditions, and because of the need for classes on the high school level, the former Temple Israel, at Lenox Avenue and 120th Street, New York City, was purchased. Besides serving as a school, this new property became the home of the uniting congregations of the New York First church and the Bronx company, which now assu...

From the Seventh-day Adventist Encyclopedia. Published with permission from the Review and Herald Publishing Association.

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New York City, NY
United States