Manhattan Star Academy

Manhattan Star Academy is designed to support and empower children age 5-12 with global developmental delays, autism spectrum disorders, speech and language delays, and neuro-developmental disabilities.
The school was created in response to the requests of parents whose children had graduated from New York League for Early Learning preschools and had difficulty finding the same quality, personalized educational experience and nuturing environment.  MSA is member of the YAI Network.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded2010
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students72 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size8 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMartina Remy

School Notes

  • Manhattan Star Academy's curriculum that addresses all cognitive, intellectual and social development as well as physical, mental health and nutritional needs. Our nurturing learning environment provides a safe place for students to interact with peers, problem solve and make connections between the developmentally appropriate curriculum and their world. Multi-dimensional project work and enrichment activities build on the student's prior learning experiences and thereby facilitate the acquisition of higher level skills. 
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