Global Neighborhood Secondary School (M381)
240 East 109th St.
New York, NY 10029
Luis Genao, Principal
Global Neighborhood Secondary School is a grade 6-8 middle school with an enrollment of 149 students, including immigrant families and students with disabilities in the surrounding East Harlem neighborhood. The school is in receipt of Title 1 funding with 85% eligibility.
GNSS is an eclectic pedagogical community that is held together by four core values, which guide GNSS from the admission of students and hiring of staff through their on-going collaborations with external partners: 1) Commitment to Community; 2) Respect for Creative and Critical Thought; 3) Respect for Diversity; and 4) Commitment to Self-Respect.