Buckley School

113 E 73rd St,
New York, NY, 10021-0100
     Tel: (212)535-8787
Grades: K - 9 | 374 students
The goals of a Buckley education are that every boy learn fundamental skills, gain self-confidence through disciplined thought and action, develop personal integrity and respect for others, and discover the joy of learning and the satisfaction of pursuing excellence.
Having high standards, pursuing excellence, exhibiting concern for each child and maintaining the level of student engagement are goals of a first-rate faculty.
This is certainly the case here at Buckley where we support our colleagues in their development as professionals and in their critical work with our students.
In addition to exceptional teachers, what makes Buckley truly special is our focus on the development of the whole boy.
We require boys to participate in all areas of school life, engaging the mind, body and spirit.
The moral development of the boys is also a chief concern.
Each year our boys are exposed to programs that address such topics as decision-making and accountability.
Buckley is a truly unique school, which, while proud of its traditions, is well positioned to embrace the challenges of the twenty-first century.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 374 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 14%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Buckley School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Jean Baptiste High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Hewitt School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Rabbi Arthur Schneier Park East Day School (0.3 miles away)
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  • New YorkSt Jean Baptiste High School
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    173 E 75th St
    New YorkNY10021
    (212)288-1645
    All-girls  (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 338 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New YorkThe Hewitt School
    All-girls
    45 E 95th St
    New YorkNY10021
    (212)994-2621
    All-girls
    0.1 mi | 528 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • New YorkManhattan High School For Girls
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    154 E 70th St
    New YorkNY10021
    (212)737-6800
    All-girls  (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 206 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New YorkRamaz Upper School
      (Jewish)
    60 East 78 Street
    New YorkNY10075
    (212)774-8093
      (Jewish)
    0.3 mi | 494 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New YorkBirch Wathen Lenox School
    210 E 77th Street
    New YorkNY10075
    (212)861-0404
    0.3 mi | 587 students | Gr. K-12                      

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