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Vasthi R. Acosta

Executive Director

Amber Charter School

HQ Phone:  (212) 534-9667

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Amber Charter School

220 East 106Th Street

New York City, New York,10029

United States

Company Description

Amber Charter School was founded in 2000 as the first Latino-led charter school in New York State by the Community Association of Progressive Dominicans (ACDP), a community based organization. Our school is located in East Harlem and Washington Heights. In Eas...more

Background Information

Employment History

Teacher, Curriculum Developer, Consultant, College Professor

City University of New York


Web References(18 Total References)


Board of Trustees / Board of Trustees

www.ambercharter.org [cached]

Vasthi Acosta
Trustee Vasthi R. Acosta, Member, Amber Charter School Vasthi Reyes Acosta is the Executive Director of Amber Charter School. Dr. Acosta was hired at Amber in 2007 as the Director of Curriculum and Instruction. In 2008 she was appointed Head of School/Principal, a position she held until 2014 when she became...


Staff Directory / Shared Support Services (SST)

www.ambercharter.org [cached]

Dr. Vasthi Acosta, Executive Director
212-534-9667 ext. 128 & 308 East Harlem and Washington Heights


Staff Directory / Washington Heights Staff

www.ambercharter.org [cached]

Dr. Vasthi Acosta, Executive Director
646-802-1140 ext. 308


DR. ELAINE RUIZ LÓPEZ - CEO NEWS & NOTES MAY 2016 | ILCHS | International Leadership Charter High School - Bronx, New York

www.ilchs.org [cached]

Dr. Vasthi Acosta and Amber Charter School Staff.
Dr. Elaine Ruiz López and Dr. Vasthi Acosta


Amber Charter School and PS137 Link Up | NYC Collaborates

nyccollaborates.org [cached]

Vasthi Acosta found herself in just such a position when she became the Principal of Amber Charter School in 2008.
Luckily, Acosta was not alone. So, Ms. Acosta picked up the phone. "My first year as head of school at Amber, our test scores were horrific," recalls Acosta. Lamb connected Acosta to a district school Principal named Sherry Font-Williams, who experienced the exact same predicament years before at PS137 in the Bronx. "Here was a principal who didn't know me from a hole in the wall," says Acosta. "But because I was a part of her network, she was so receptive. It was helpful and it gave me hope - she was able to survive it, and I could survive it too." Acosta did more than survive though, with help from her network partner she was able to dramatically improve her school's outcomes. Acosta, for one, is grateful for the ongoing collaborations which have included everything from getting advice on working with unions to sharing grant funding. "We don't have to be on opposite sides of the road," says Acosta. "We're all working for the same thing.


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