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
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Manhattan Country School Student 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


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

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is La Scuola D Italia Guglielmo Marconi (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is La Scuola D Italia Guglielmo Marconi (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is La Scuola D Italia Guglielmo Marconi (0 miles away)
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  • New York
    Grades: PK-12 | 250 students
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    12 E 96th St
    New York, NY 10128
  • New York
    Grades: KG-9 | 383 students
    0.1 miles
    4 E 98th St
    New York, NY 10029
  • New York
    Grades: 7-12 | 1215 students
    0.2 miles
    71 E 94th St
    New York, NY 10128
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 567 students
    0.2 miles
    20 East 92nd Street
    New York, NY 10128
  • New York
    Brick Church School
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    Grades: PK-KG | 166 students
    0.3 miles
    62 E 92nd St
    New York, NY 10128

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