Manhattan Country School

7 E 96th Street
New York, NY 10128-0101
Tel: (212)348-0952
Grades: PK-8 | 205 students
Manhattan Country School is a small, co-educational elementary school, recognized for its strong academic program and for being a diverse community that cares about social responsibility.
The academic program at MCS is comprehensive yet distinctive.
We recognize that a long and continuing academic career requires a strong foundation, and we work hard to ensure depth in the academic program.
Our commitment to diversity, equality, and social justice is also reflected throughout the curriculum which supports the values of working democracies: self reliance, free inquiry and a respect for differences.
Students learn to be responsible to themselves and to their communities.
The atmosphere at MCS allows children to recognize their own potential and encourages them to work toward it.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
55%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 19 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 1
Tuition Notes Tuition is on a sliding scale in proportion to a family\\\'s income.
Admissions Director Lois Gelernt
Admissions Associate Aeden Keffelew

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballDance,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
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