Manhattan Christian Academy

401 W 205th Street
New York, NY 10034-0100
Tel: (212)567-5521
Grades: PK-8 | 373 students
Manhattan Christian Academy educates urban children to succeed in life through Christ-centered quality education that builds character, knowledge, and purpose.
The purpose of Christian education is to show the student the need for a personal saving relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ and to nurture, admonish, and encourage the student to live in conformity with the revealed will of God through a life of service wholly dedicated to and dependent upon God.
The process of Christian education requires the natural integration and consistent application of God's Word into every area of the school program.
Parents bear the sole responsibility for the education of their children.
The Christ-centered school is an extension of and support to the home and church in the teaching of children of spiritual and moral values and the academic skills necessary to live lives of obedience and fruitfulness.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 373 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
98%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Manhattan Christian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Navy or Khaki slacks, White or Navy polos)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes $4400-$4900 depending on grade
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Admissions Director Danielle Bonifas

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, VolleyballBasketballVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Speech Meet, Worship Dance Chess Club, Speech Meet, Worship Dance,
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School Reviews

I am an alumni of this school. I''ve been there since kindergarten. I love this school. The teachers and staff are very kind. You feel very welcomed. Everyone knows your name. They offer after school tutoring, if you don't understand something, they will help you until you get it. They also have extra curriculum which is really fun. The spiritual aspect is the best. Every morning we get together as a school and have a time of worship and devotion. I still go back and visit.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/17/16

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