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Sackler Lefcourt Center For Child Development is a child development center in Manhattan that accepts children from birth until the age of 3. Parental involvement is stressed and the mother of the child remains at the center with the child throughout the time at this Upper East Side facility. Sackler Lefcourt Center For Child Development [...]

Riverside Early Learning Center is a Montessori-based preschool that accepts children from the age of 3 months to the age of 5. Located at 93rd Street and Riverside Drive in Manhattan, it is part of the Twin Peaks Montessori Schools. Drop off time for all children is between 8am and 9am with classes starting at [...]

Focus On River School

River school is a Manhattan based all day nursery school that accepts infants from the age of 2 months to children through the age of 6 years (there are other locations in Jersey City, NJ). There are various programs based on the age and development of the child. Every class has at least one teacher [...]

Professional Children's School in Manhattan is a private school designed to serve students who are already working professionals within the performing and visual arts, entertainment, and competitive sports. The talented students who attend this school include athletes, dancers, models, musicians and actors. The grades served by the school is 6th through graduation from high school. [...]

Preschool of the Arts is a play-based preschool in Manhattan that accepts children ages 1 year and 5 months to 2 years and 9 months into their half-day program and children 2 years 9 month to age 4 into their full-day program. Both programs are open daily, Monday through Friday and have classes that begin [...]

Preschool of America is a full service daycare, preschool and kindergarten. There are facilities located in three boroughs (Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn). The school is open all year and accepts children from the age of 3 months through 6 years of age. Preschool of America is open from 8am until 6pm Monday through Friday. There are [...]

Poly Dodge Early Learning Center is a Manhattan daycare program and nursery school that cares for children ages 2 years  and 6 years of age. Located on the Upper West Side, Poly Dodge has been operating since 1971 and serves up to 95 children in its four locations throughout the city. All teachers are certified [...]

Focus on Perry School

Perry School is an alternative preschool in the West Village accepting children ages 2 to 5. This Manhattan school is in session Monday through Friday with hours depending on the class group of the child. The longest time period is from 9am to 2:45pm. Perry School follows the NYC public school calendar for holidays and [...]

New York Kids Club is an arts-based preschool program that accepts children from the age of 2 months to 5 years for a wide variety of programs within their system based on the age of the child. There are several locations throughout the city and parents may select the one closest to their home provided [...]

New Amsterdam Early Childhood Center is a Manhattan play-based nursery school featuring the Waldorf educational philosophy. The Center accepts children from birth to the age of 7 and has programs for the various age groups. From the age of 3 to the age of 7 children can enroll in the mixed-age Kindergarten program. The school [...]

Nazareth Day Nursery is a Catholic and Montessori-based day nursery accepting children ages 2 to 6 in Manhattan. Founded in 1901, Nazareth is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 5:30 and follows a 10 month school year. Classes start in September and end in June. There is also a July summer session. The Montessori [...]

Lyceum Kennedy French School is a bi-lingual French/English preschool that accepts children from the age of 3 years. There is no upper age limit because the preschool transitions into a formal private school with students from Kindergarten through High School. LK as the school is called has the majority of classroom instruction in French with [...]

Lucy's Playgroup is a limited part-time day care for children located on the Upper West Side in New York City. Children ages two through four are accepted in limited groups of no more than six children at a time. The hours are 9am to 1pm daily, Monday through Friday; Snacks and lunch are included. This [...]

Little People's Place is a full-time licensed daycare that caters to both working parents and those attending school. It's located near the City College of New York campus on 140th street at Convent avenue. In operation since 1989, Little People's Place strives to provide a nurturing environment that is conducive to learning as well as a fun [...]

What do you get when you cross teenage angst with an elite Manhattan private school? Answer: "The Art of Getting By." The movie starring Emma Roberts, Julia's less illustrious though still beautiful niece, hasn't exactly received rave reviews. But the reviews haven't been all bad either. The New York Times gives it a firm "ehh, [...]

Focus On St. Luke School

In the Mott Haven section of the Bronx is a Catholic parish elementary school named St. Luke School. St. Luke serves Pre-K through eighth grade and has been a major influence in the Bronx since 1910. St. Luke School seeks to provide a holistic education, touching the body, mind, and soul. The aim is to [...]

The Mary Louis Academy is a Catholic college preparatory school for young women sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Brentwood, NY located in Jamaica Estates, NY. The mission of this Queens private school is rooted in "the mission of Jesus—to heal, redeem and liberate all people." Students must take the Test for Admission [...]

The Studio School of NYC

There are hundreds of small, excellent NYC Firm Schools that reach out to educate the youngest children and prepare them for success at later ages. The Studio School, located at 117 West 95th Street between Amsterdam and Columbus Avenues, is one such school. At The Studio School in NYC, child development is brought about by [...]

New American Academy Principal Shimon Waronker plans to open a trilingual elementary school in Brooklyn this September and the news has the whole city talking. Some of the discussions are about Waronker’s past achievements in New York schools, while other talks focus on the model of school that is planned on. In an article carried [...]

The Clara Muhammad School of Queens, NY provides an exemplary Islamic education to students from Kindergarten through the 12th grade. The Clara Muhammad Schools provide an education that is steeped in the history and courage of education freedoms that were championed by the founders. The Clara Muhammad Schools are, today, an international system of schools [...]

If your family will be relocating to the NYC area in the near future, securing the right spot for your child’s NYC Private School education will most likely be one of your top priorities. NYC is an amazing city in which to raise a family. It offers a diverse sea of cultures and opportunities simply [...]

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