The Ideal School Of Manhattan

314 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024-0212
Tel: (212)769-1699
Grades: K-8
The Ideal School Of Manhattan is an inclusion school dedicated to creating a diverse community that affirms and accepts the full identities of all people, while inspiring academic excellence, creative leadership, and a desire to build a more just and equitable world.
We strive to develop students who are intellectually curious, independent, and creative; are self-confident, have self-respect, and are willing to take risks; possess a sense of social responsibility toward their school and the community at large and are prepared to be responsible, productive citizens, and ethical and compassionate human beings.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Learning Programs Supported IDEAL is an inclusion program

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Robert Louis Stevenson School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Parkside School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Beit Rabban Day School (0.3 miles away)
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  • New York
    Parkside School
    Special Education School
    Grades: UG | 83 students
    0.1 miles
    48 W 74th St
    New York, NY 10023
  • New York
    Robert Louis Stevenson School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 67 students
    0.1 miles
    24 W 74th Street
    New York, NY 10023
  • New York
    Grades: NS-5 | 75 students
    0.3 miles
    15 West 86th St
    New York, NY 10024
  • New York
    Grades: NS-8 | 572 students
    0.4 miles
    10 West 84th Street
    New York, NY 10024
  • New York
    Grades: PK-8 | 280 students
    0.4 miles
    147 W 70th St
    New York, NY 10023

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