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In Manhattan, there is an all girls Catholic school that goes by the name of St. Vincent Ferrer High School. The school is a parochial school in the Dominican tradition and was established by the Dominican Sisters of St. Mary of the Springs in 1884. The faculty at St. Vincent Ferrer High School place a [...]

ISAAGNY Board 2014

The Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY) is a not-for-profit organization that strives to further a spirit of cooperation among Member Schools by coordinating admissions practices and procedures in order to help ensure an orderly, fair, and professional admissions process and thereby serve the educational purposes of the Member Schools. There are [...]

Stephen Gaynor School is one of the most unique private schools in New York City. Located in Manhattan, it is a non-profit school whose mission is to provide an individualized learning experience for children with learning differences. The school was founded in 1962 with two rooms. It has since expanded into a 37,000 square foot [...]

Temple Israel of the City of New York is a Jewish congregation located in Manhattan. In addition to its worship programs, the temple has a lifelong learning center that includes programs for early childhood development, K-12 educational curricula, and educational opportunities for adult learners. Educating children from a progressive Jewish perspective, the school got its [...]

This post is from the NYC Private Schools Blog AdConnect Platform. Have you ever dreamt your children could think and learn in two or more languages? Have you ever wished your children would broaden their horizons beyond home to fully understand and appreciate the global community in which they live? If you answered yes to [...]

St. Gregory the Great School is a Manhattan-based Catholic private school whose mission is to instill Christian values in its students while preparing them for high school and college academically. Students learn to think critically and solve problems while receiving a well-rounded education. Starting with preschool and working up through eighth grade, students prepare for [...]

Founded in 1951, Our Lady of Grace School in Brooklyn has discovered a way to educate Catholic children in religious instruction as well as traditional educational curricula. The school begins in nursery school and takes children through eighth grade. The math curriculum at Our Lady of Grace School is based on New York's Common Core [...]

Regis High School is a private Jesuit high school for boys in Manhattan. The school got its start in 1914 when a wealthy benefactor donated the seed money. Regis High School offers a rigorous liberal arts education that prepares students for college and for life. The mathematics curriculum fits into the overall picture by training [...]

Focus On Parkway Schools Math

Parkway Schools in Brooklyn consists of an elementary school and a preschool. They serve a student body of preschool-age children through eighth grade divided into a lower school, a middle school, and an upper school. Students do wear uniforms to school. The lower school at Parkway Schools consists of students ages 2-4. The middle school [...]

The School for Young Performers is a unique private school located in Manhattan. Established in 1982, the school's primary purpose is to educate children who are in the world of performing arts. In some cases, students are children of celebrities. Designed for the unique lifestyles of children who are also performers, the educational schedules and [...]

St. David's School is an all boys Catholic school with a traditional classical educational bent. Located in Manhattan, the school opened its doors in 1951 with the help of nine Catholic families. The school is independent and not associated with any particular New York City parish. They offer a program from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. [...]

St. Edmund Preparatory High School is a Catholic college prep school that operates under the St. Edmund parish in Brooklyn. It is an extension of the St. Edmund Elementary School operated by the same parish in the Diocese of Brooklyn. St. Edmund's has a strong math department and curriculum that prepares students for college and [...]

Do you know a child who has a passion that they would like to pursue further? Music? Soccer? Science? Drawing? Video Game Design? Debate? If they are in 2nd to 8th grades in a school in NYC (public, private, charter, homeschool), then they are eligible for the second annual Michael Perelstein Memorial Scholarship Fund’s Discover [...]

In Brooklyn, the St. Francis of Assissi School offers curricula for children from pre-kindergarten through eighth grade. The school opened its doors in East Flatbush in 1909 and is operated by the St. Francis of Assissi parish. Faculty at St. Francis of Assissi School are dedicated to teaching a traditional academic curriculum alongside a values-based [...]

Founded in 1917, St. Saviour High School is an all girls Catholic school situated in Brooklyn, New York City. It is located in the Park Slope neighborhood with strong historical roots. Girls are taught traditional Christian morals as they study a traditional academic curriculum with a strong mathematics component. Graduating students take three separate NYC [...]

Xaverian High School is an all boys Catholic school located in the Bay Ridge community of Brooklyn. Its primary mission is to prepare young boys for college and instill in them a love of lifelong learning. The school is sponsored by the Xaverian Brothers and based on the charism of St. Francis Xavier. Xaverian High [...]

Abraham Joshua Heschel School, named after one of the most beloved and respected Jewish leaders of the 20th century, is a Jewish program with four separate divisions: Early Childhood Lower School Middle School High School Each division addresses the spiritual and academic needs of its students while preparing them for a lifetime of learning. The [...]

The Beekman School is a New York City high school and college preparatory school located in Manhattan. The school has been in steady operation since 1925 and inspires students to be their best while pursuing their dreams. Students go on to being admitted into some of the best colleges and universities in the nation. The [...]

Birch Wathen Lenox is one of the most respected private schools in New York City. The school is a co-ed independent school located in Manhattan. With a low teacher-student ratio, boys and girls get maximum individual attention and the curriculum--consisting of a lower, middle, and upper school--is rigorous and designed to prepare students for college [...]

Harlem Academy is a unique independent school in Harlem and with high standards for admission. The school is relatively new, having opened its doors in 2004. The school has a lower school and a middle school with students up through eighth grade. They even have a secondary school placement program to help students get into [...]

Most bilingual schools show value for the students by demonstrating a proficiency in both languages presented at the school. They teach children what they need to learn in two languages instead of one. Lycée Français de New York takes that proficiency to a whole new level. A French bilingual school located in Manhattan, Lycée Français [...]