Manhattan Academy I

17719 Palora Street,
Encino, CA, 91316
Tel: (818)342-4905
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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 5

Student Body

Total Students 73 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
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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  • Encino Crespi Carmelite High School
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    5031 Alonzo Ave
    Encino , CA , 91316
    (818)345-1672
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Encino
    Our Lady Of Grace School
    (Roman Catholic)
    17720 Ventura Blvd
    Encino , CA , 91316
    (818)344-4126
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Encino
    Holy Martyrs Armenian Elem/ferrahian High School
    5300 White Oak Ave
    Encino , CA , 91316
    (818)784-6228
    0.5  mi  |  736  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Encino
    Los Encinos School
    17100 Ventura Blvd
    Encino , CA , 91316
    (818)990-1006
    0.8  mi  |  134  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Encino
    Westmark School
    Special Education School
    5461 Louise Ave
    Encino , CA , 91316
    (818)986-5045
    Special Education School
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  3-12

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