About Us

Get to Know Our Principal!

Principal Ferron was born and raised in the Bronx, having served our community for over 20 years as an educator. 

After receiving his Bachelor and Master Degrees from St. John's University, Mr. Ferron began his career teaching History before transitioning to serving as a school administrator, a role he has held for the past 16 years. 

Having joined PPA in 2016, Mr. Ferron brought with him a style of leadership and educational approach that promotes student voice in a culture wherein our standards of learning prepare all learners to be college and career ready.

Mission & Vision

To implement academically rigorous curricula that meet and exceed national, state, and city standards, while nurturing student potential in a caring, engaging and safe environment. We strive to prepare our students with academic, technical, and social skills to better serve our nation and the world in the 21st century.

Why Pelham Prep?

When faced with the numerous high school choices, it is easy to be confused as to the choice to make for your child. Our proven graduation rate and many opportunities for your child should make the decision much easier. We are proud to say we offer numerous opportunities for your child including:

  • Personalized Learning Environment
  • Computer Lab/Wireless Internet
  • Individualized College Planning
  • Partnership with College For Every Student (CFES)
  • Early College Awareness
  • Advanced Placement Classes
  • National and Spanish Honor Society
  • Academic Tutoring/Homework Help
  • Concert Band, Jazz Band, Pep Band
  • CFES Mentor Program
  • Competitive Sports Teams
  • Dance/Chorus/Drama
  • SAT/PSAT Classes
  • Clubs
  • Community Service Opportunities
  • "College Now" Classes at Lehman College
  • "TRIO" with Lehman College
  • Gear-Up College Awareness