Prospective Families –  Middle School and High School Fall Open House Information
High School Open Houses:
Tuesday, 10.17 from 4:30-5:30 at SOF – Sign up here.
Saturday, 10.21 from 12:00-1:00 at SOF – Sign up here.
Monday, 11.6 from 5:00-6:00 on zoom  – Zoom link here.
Middle School Open Houses:
Saturday, 10.21 from 10:00-11:00 at SOF – Sign up here.
Monday, 10.23 from 4:30-5:30 at SOF – Sign up here
Monday, 11.13 from 5:00-6:00 on zoom – Zoom link here

SOF Family Handbook:  English Family Handbook  未来学校家庭手册 2022-2023  Manual de la Escuela del Futuro para la Familia 2022-2023    

SOF Mission Statement.


Extracurricular and Summer Opportunities

New York City is filled with opportunities – paid and unpaid – for our students to engage in outside of school. Listed here are organizations and programs that offer young people the chance to engage in alternative ways.

This list will be updated on an ongoing basis, so we encourage your families to check back often.

*SOF does not endorse any of these programs or organizations*

Internships and Jobs (paid and unpaid):

Aquatic Solutions:
Oscar Pineda [email protected]
First Aid, Babysitter, Lifeguard Training programs

Educating Adventures Limited (Snow Careers)

Field Biology Internships

High Line Teens

Manhattan District Attorney’s Office:

Write for:
YCteen Magazine

Wave Hill WERM program (ecology research)

Aspiring Scientists Summer Internship Program (ASSIP)

Become a Lifeguard:


Thurgood Marshall Summer Law Internship Program

Activities, Clubs, and Academic Enrichment Programs:

*some may require a fee for participation

ACE Mentor Program of Greater NY (Architecture, Construction and Engineering)

American Museum of Natural History (AMNH)

BioBus Harlem

Black Girls Code

Brooklyn Museum Art Classes

All Star Code

Arts Connection

Bank of America Student Leaders Program

Brown Science Scholars: Bridge Up Stem

CIEE Study Abroad:

City Kids

Club Latinas:

Collectiv3 (Fashion and Design)

Columbia S-Prep Course:

DiscNY: Ultimate Frisbee League NYC

BioBus Harlem

Bronx Zoo: Project True

Brooklyn Navy Yard Internships

Children’s Museum Summer Art Colony Internship

Cooper Union STEM program


CUNY HIRES Program (Earth Systems Science & Engineering)

CUNY College Now Stem Research Academy


DOROT’s Summer Teen Internship Program

Fordham’s Pre-College Program

Girls Write Now

HEAF: College Quest High School Enrichment

HK Makers Lab/Harlem Biospace Hypothekids

International Center of Photography – Teen Academy

New York On Tech- Tech 360

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance- Environmentor & Shore Corps Programs

Rockefeller University Lab Jumpstart

Reelwork Teen Films

Rocking the Boat

Lloyd Sherman Scholars CEYE Program

The Moth:

NYC Urban Ambassadors Program

NYC GREAT! Program

NYU ARISE Program (science & engineering)


New York Botanical Garden

New York Historical Society: Tech Scholars

NYC Urban Debate League

Media Education through NYC Parks:
Keenan Houser: [email protected]

New York City Department of Design and Construction

Pace University’s Summer Scholars Institute

Paley Center for Media

PRATT Young Scholars

Rockefeller University Lab Jumpstart

Row New York

Science Research Mentor Program(SRMP)

Stella Adler School of Acting

Squash RX

Stella Adler School of Acting

Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)

The Teen Reviewers and Critics (TRaC)

Urban Bar Code Project

YCteen Magazine Internship

Whitney Museum of Art- Teen Programs

Resource Organizations:

The Door (Counseling, SAT prep, Art programs)

The Center

Volunteer Opportunities:

Battery Park City Parks

Breakthrough New York

The Intrepid Museum:
Julia K. Orr – [email protected]

NY Cares


Surfrider Foundation

VISIONS – Services for the Visually Impaired