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 Manhattan Country School 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
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

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,

Nearby 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 YorkLa Scuola D Italia Guglielmo Marconi
    12 E 96th St
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)369-3290
    0 mi | 250 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • New YorkSt Bernards School
    All-boys
    4 E 98th St
    New YorkNY 10029
    (212)289-2878
    All-boys
    0.1 mi | 383 students | Gr. KG-9                      
  • New YorkHunter College High School
      (Non-sectarian)
    71 E 94th St
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)860-1212
      (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 1215 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • New YorkNightingale-Bamford School
    All-girls
    20 East 92nd Street
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)933-6515
    All-girls
    0.2 mi | 567 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • New YorkBrick Church School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    62 E 92nd St
    New YorkNY 10128
    (212)289-5683
    Daycare / Preschool  (Presbyterian)
    0.3 mi | 166 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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