There are hundreds of NYC Private Schools available for young children and older students who are pursuing an education in New York.
Location, Location, Location
Location is always a major topic of concern for parents researching a private school for their child and the 5 boroughs in the city, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, & Staten Island provide a wealth of opportunities and more than a few options for transportation.
Culture and Religion
Some schools are naturally more diverse than others in terms of multicultural and religious backgrounds, but that is simply another choice to make in NYC. If you are a religious family and you want to ensure that your child is raised with an education that has a strong background in your personal faith, then one of the many religious schools in NYC would be right for your child. Religious schools can be Catholic, Jewish, Islamic, Quaker and many more. Some schools incorporate all of these faiths into the programs, some focus intently on one and have a faith-based curriculum.
Philosophy and Style
School philosophy also plays a major part in your choice for education in New York. There are many different types of schools with various philosophies and learning/teaching environments, including traditional, progressive, Montessori, learning and developmental disability, gifted, and alternative schools. There are many schools that follow the
International Baccalaureate curriculum with multilingual and globally focused educational environments.
No matter what you or your child is looking for in a Private School Education, NYC is as diverse in its offerings as you can dream of.