Mount Carmel-holy Rosary School

371 Pleasant Ave
New York, NY 10035-0100
Tel: (212)876-7555
Grades: PK-8 | 291 students
A few of our kindergarten students enjoy Art class.
A few of our kindergarten students enjoy Art class.
MCHR provides a superior Pre-K (Age 3) - 8th grade education, combining the best teaching and technology with traditional values in a close-knit, caring atmosphere.
Our students consistently score high on standardized examinations: maintaining a 97-100% passing rate on the New York State examinations! The academically rigorous curriculum is supplemented by a strong arts program including violin, percussion ensemble, vocal music, and ballroom dancing.
Our violinists have performed at venues that include the Russian Tea Room, Cipriani and University Club and have been featured on Sirius Satellite Radio.
Our 2007 graduating class received $382,000+ in scholarship funding for high school.
We have 8 violin students receiving scholarships to attend Juilliard's Music Advancement Program (MAP) and additional students at The Geneva Conservatory of Music.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1949

Student Body

Total Students 291 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Mount Carmel-holy Rosary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 27 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club & Honors Art Club, Basketball Team, Gospel Choir, Percussion Ensemble & Honors Percussion Ensemble Gospel Choir, Art Club & Honors Art Club,
Basketball Team,
Percussion Ensemble & Honors Percussion Ensemble,

School Notes

  • 2008 NYS Mathematics Exam (% Passing): 100% Grade 4 , 100% Grade 8
  • 2008 NYS English Language Arts (ELA) (% Passing): 97% Grade 4 , 100% Grade 8
  • 2008 NYS Social Studies Exam(% Passing): 100% Grade 4 , 100% Grade 8
  • 2008 NYS Science Exam (% Passing): 100% Grade 4 , 100% Grade 8
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