Professional Children's School

  • Since our founding in 1914, PCS has been providing an academic education especially designed for talented young people pursuing goals in the performing arts, entertainment and competitive sports. PCS provides all of the necessary academic tools to ensure success in leading colleges, universities and conservatories, as well as throughout life, while enabling students to pursue their individual goals outside of school.
  • Our academic program ensures that our students can focus on both school and their outside interests by incorporating flexible academic schedules, guided study while away from school, and an understanding environment of accommodation and advance planning on the part of the faculty.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild learning differences
Year Founded1914

Student Body

Total Students200 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Professional Children's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
100%
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$46,700
% on Financial Aid
35%
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorShari Honig
Admissions AssociateJean Scales

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York
    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
    1.3 miles
    220 East 50th Street
    New York, NY 10022
    (212)755-6666
    1.3 9-12
    62
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 1329 students
    1.8 miles
    108 E 89th St
    New York, NY 10128
    (212)423-5450
    1.8 K-12
    1329
  • New York
    Grades: PK-12 | 1240 students
    1.7 miles
    5 W 93rd St
    New York, NY 10025
    (212)749-6200
    1.7 PK-12
    1240
  • New York
    Grades: 6-12 | 342 students
    0.4 miles
    40 West 68th Street
    New York, NY 10023
    (212)362-0400
    0.4 6-12
    342
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 565 students
    1.4 miles
    210 E 77th Street
    New York, NY 10075
    (212)861-0404
    1.4 K-12
    565

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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $24,762 for elementary schools and $42,352 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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