New Promise Academy Charter School Building

The New Promise Academy Charter School Building has been open since June 2013. Please check out our LEED for schools case study, which includes amazing facts about the building and all of its green features.
If residents have any questions or concerns, please feel free to call the main line for 245 West 129th Street: (646) 582-1200.



Architectural rendering of the school and community center

Announcements and Upcoming HCZ Events for St. Nicholas Residents:

  • St Nick residents who would like to get their children on the PA (Promise Academy) waiting list, please call (646) 556-6283.


We want your feedback! Please provide us with feedback on the programs and services you would like to see HCZ provide at St. Nicholas Houses and the new building. Click here to download a survey.


Project Overview

Community Programming

Construction Progress

Maps and Renderings

Frequently Asked Questions


Questions or concerns? Call our toll-free hotline: 855-226-0275 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.