2022-2023 Admissions: It’s still possible to apply for this school year! Whether your needs have changed or you are moving to NY, we can help. Contact admissions today to learn more about September or Mid-Year start.

2023-2024 Admissions: Next year’s application is open. Submit your application today on Ravenna, then register for a Fall Tour. We look forward to meeting your family!

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Each student,
future prepared.

Located in the heart of Lower Manhattan, Léman is an IB World School that prepares students ages 12 months through grade 12 to be confident leaders and global citizens with a sense of purpose.

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Located in the heart of New York City's most historic district, Léman Manhattan Preparatory School is a co-educational independent learning community and International Baccalaureate World School committed to educating, empowering and inspiring students from early childhood through 12th grade to be confident, independent critical thinkers.

Léman at a Glance

Serving students from
12 months-12th Grade



Only Boarding Program
in New York City


average class


of faculty have
advanced degrees


athletic teams


of students live in lower Manhattan


of graduates are accepted to highly selective colleges *

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September 23, 2022

Beyond Léman: Mikayla Barnett '13

We sat down with Mikayla Barnett '13 to discuss her life after Léman, her path to forming a nonprofit organization, and the importance of staying curious.

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September 23, 2022

Student Spotlight: Matthew J. '23 Earns College Board Honors

Congratulations are in order to Matthew J. ‘23! With his overall record of academic achievements, paired with receiving a score within the top 10% in the country on the PSAT/NMSQT last year, Matthew was recently selected as a College Board National African American Recognition Program award recipient.

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September 13, 2022

2023-24 Applications are Open!

It’s time to apply! Applications for the 2023-24 school year are open and due Thursday, December 1st.

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