Dalton School

     Tel: (212)423-5450
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 1281 students
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The Dalton School is committed to providing an education of excellence that meets each student’s interests, abilities and needs within a common curricular framework and reflects and promotes an understanding of, and appreciation for, diversity in our community as an integral part of school life.
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Dalton challenges each student to develop intellectual independence, creativity and curiosity and a sense of responsibility toward others both within the School and in the community at large.
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Guided by the Dalton Plan, the School prepares students to “go forth unafraid.” As a progressive school guided by the Dalton Plan, we are an intentionally diverse community committed to a tradition of life-long learning and educational innovation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 1281 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Dalton School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 200 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Spence School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. David' S School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Horace Mann School (0.1 miles away)
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  • New YorkHorace Mann School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    55 East 90th Street
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)369-4600
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.1 mi | 165 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • New YorkSt. David' S School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    12 E 89th Street
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)369-0058
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 364 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • New York92nd Street Ym&ywha Nursery School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    1395 Lexington Ave
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)415-5532
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    0.2 mi | 196 students | Gr. K-1                      
  • New YorkBrick Church School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    62 E 92nd St
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)289-5683
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    0.2 mi | 166 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • New YorkThe Spence School
    All-girls
    22 E 91st St
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)289-5940
    All-girls
    0.2 mi | 685 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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