Our Story

Democracy Prep Public Schools opened its second high school in Fall 2013. Currently educating 9-12 scholars, Democracy Prep Harlem seeks to build on the success of Democracy Prep Harlem Middle School and our flagship high school to ensure that more scholars are on the path to success in college and citizenship. Through rigorous academics, authentic civic opportunities, and a variety of extracurricular activities, our scholars will continue to DREAM BIG!

Check out our 2018 graduating class below!

PRINCIPAL
Mark Forman

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL
Katelyn Derry

GRADES SERVED
9 – 12

CURRENT ENROLLMENT
340 Scholars

The DREAM Team

MARK FORMAN

Principal

KATELYN DERRY

Assistant Principal

LILIE HUDSON

Algebra I Teacher

ROBERT CASILLI

Geometry Teacher

SYDNEY ORTHMANN

Algebra II Teacher

ELIZABETH RAMUNDO

Calculus/AP Calculus AB Teacher & Math Department Head

HANNAH LUNA

Chemistry Teacher

KEVIN XU

Physics Teacher

THERESA LIN

Writing I Teacher

CONNOR KOBLINSKI

Literature I Teacher

LENA OSHINSKIE

American Literature Teacher

ALEX WEILHAMMER

Senior Literature Teacher

FRANCISCO SMITH

Writing II Teacher

MARKUS TILLMANNS

Change The World Teacher

CONRAD LESNEWSKI

Global I Teacher

MELIA DOUYON

Global II Teacher

CHRIS TRIZNA

US History & AP US History Teacher

MYUNGGYO KIM

Korean II Teacher

YOUNG-EUN KIM

Korean III Teacher

SOOJIN CHOI KIM

Korean I Teacher

LISA KOWALSKI

Theater Teacher

DWAYNE EDWARDS

Physical Education Teacher

MATTHEW VIDMAR

Visual Arts Teacher

ELIZABETH O'DONNELL

Social Worker

CHRYSTINE JOHNSON

Social Worker

EMILY RITCHINGS

ACT Department Head & Teacher

PATRICK MAHANEY

ACT Coordinator & Teacher

JESS WALL

ACT Teacher & PACE Coordinator

ABIDA ABLI

ACT Teacher

ASIA ROBINSON

ACT Teaching Resident

LAUREN CURRY

DREAM Coach

JESSICA CANTEY

DREAM Coach

DANA MARVIN

College Counselor

JABARI STEWART

College Counselor

MEREDITH COLLEARY

Operations Manager

SABRINA VERAS

Receptionist

MIGUEL GOMEZ

Operations & Technology Associate

DPNY Board of Directors

  Click to download DPH Board Meeting Minutes – 2016-17
  Download Annual Report 16-17 

To contact the DPNY Board, please email Boardoftrustees@DemocracyPrep.org

For information about the DPNY Board of Trustees, including minutes and upcoming meeting dates, click here.