At a Glance


History:

Founded in 1968

Location:

New York City - Chelsea/West Village

Enrollment:

146 Students

 

Nursery - 5th Grade

Average Class Size:

16 students

Teacher/Student Ratio:

2/3s ~ 3 teachers per classroom

 

4/5s - 8/9s ~ 2 teachers per classroom

 

10s ~ 1 teacher

Staff:

36 Full-time

 

6 Part-time

 

Head Teachers hold a Masters Degree


Assistant Teachers studying for Masters Degree

Accreditation:

NYSAIS, Member of NAIS

Curriculum:

Interdisciplinary, active, collaborative learning within multi-age classrooms, focusing on the whole child.

Tuition 2014-2015:

2s and 3s half day $23,365

 

2s and 3s full day $29,715

 

4s and 5s full day $33,645

 

6s and 10s full day $34,685

Financial Aid:

15% of Annual Budget

Schedules:

2/3s 8:30 AM - 11:45 AM ( optional 8:30 - 3:15 for 3s )

 

4/5s - 10s 8:30 AM - 3:15 PM

 

Early Birds 8:00 AM - 8:30 AM

 

After School 3:15 PM - 5:45 PM

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Profile

Corlears School is an independent elementary school with an early childhood program located in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. It serves families from a broad variety of neighborhoods from the five boroughs of New York. The program and curriculum are specifically designed to be interdisciplinary, encouraging active, collaborative learning within a multi-aged environment. The focus is teaching the whole child with the view to developing critical, socially engaged intelligence, and lifelong learners.