Manhattan Academy I

17719 Palora Street
Encino, CA 91316
     Tel: (818)342-4905
Grades: PK - 5 | 73 students
Manhattan Academy is a private Montessori school located in Manhattan Beach, California offering high-quality education to toddlers, preschool, elementary and middle school students.
We also offer a stimulating 10-week summer camp with academic and physical activities.
Whether you are looking for quality daycare for your infant, transitioning your toddler to elementary school, or seek a challenging, enriched atmosphere for your middle school child, Manhattan Academy can meet your needs.
At Manhattan Academy our schools are dedicated to providing each child the environment and opportunity to achieve his/her full potential socially, academically, and emotionally.
Through a well balanced and hands-on curriculum that stresses academics and incorporates the liberal arts, the child will be able to develop a lifelong love of learning.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5

Student Body

Total Students 73 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade Manhattan Academy I Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crespi Carmelite High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Grace School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Martyrs Armenian Elem/ferrahian High School (0.5 miles away)
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  • EncinoCrespi Carmelite High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    5031 Alonzo Ave
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)345-1672
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.1 mi | 577 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EncinoOur Lady Of Grace School
      (Roman Catholic)
    17720 Ventura Blvd
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)344-4126
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 256 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • EncinoHoly Martyrs Armenian Elem/ferrahian High School
    5300 White Oak Ave
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)784-6228
    0.5 mi | 635 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • EncinoLos Encinos School
    17100 Ventura Blvd
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)990-1006
    0.8 mi | 162 students | Gr. K-6                      
  • EncinoBethel Lutheran Elementary School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    17500 Burbank Boulevard
    EncinoCA 91316
    (818)788-2663
    Daycare / Preschool  (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.9 mi | 37 students | Gr. K                      

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