Léman will be open for the 2020-21 school year starting on Wednesday, September 9. For families enrolled for the 2020/21 school year, please refer to our reopening PowerSchool microsite for the most up-to-date information on your child's program. For prospective families, our 2021-22 application is now open and our Fall Tour season will begin in early September. Upcoming tour dates are listed on our Ravenna page. Reservations are required. Contact our Admissions Team to inquire about admission to Léman. [Updated September 1, 2020]

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Kindergarten
Application Process

We welcome your interest in Léman Manhattan Preparatory School's Kindergarten program. The Kindergarten program is part of Léman's Lower School, located on our Broad Street Campus. Through our play-based program and hands-on learning experiences, children ignite their curiosity and build a sense of belonging during the most influential time in their development. Our robust academic program provides proficiency in literacy and math, fostered by Columbia University Teachers College Readers and Writers Workshop and an integrated math curriculum focused on problem-solving. Students take French, Spanish and Mandarin, taught by native speakers, in addition to our signature Violin Program, Woodworking, and swim.

Léman Manhattan maintains a limited number of placements for the 2020-21 academic year. Applicants must be 5 years old by September 1 of the school year for which they are applying. Please contact a member of the admissions team with any questions. The application for 2021-22 is now open.

Step 1

Create an online application.

Complete the online application process and submit the processing fee. Léman Manhattan uses the Ravenna system for our application process. If you do not have an account, please create one.

Step 2

Submit the required forms.

Please complete and submit the following forms, which available on Ravenna, by the application deadline date: Parent Authorization for Release of Records Form and School Recommendation Form for Kindergarten and Grade 1 Applicants.

Step 3

Visit our campus.

Attend one of our online tours. Online tours are held both in the mornings and evenings. You can schedule your online tour or get more information on our Ravenna page. In-person tours will be available for families following attendance at an online admissions event.

Step 4

Have an interview.

Upon receipt of the required forms, our admissions office will contact you to schedule the applicant and parent interviews. Parents will be interviewed by a member of the Admissions team. Kindergarten students will be assessed in a playgroup setting.

 

Notification

Completed admissions applications are reviewed by the admissions committee and notifications made on a continuous, space available basis. Please review our Timelines page for more information on application deadlines, notification dates, and parent reply dates.

Financial Aid

Submit financial aid information to School and Student Services (school code: 4242). For more information, please visit our Tuition & Financial Aid page.

 

We're here to help.

Don't worry. We're here to help! Our goal is to make your experience with the admissions process a pleasant one. Please contact a member of the admissions team or call 212-232-0266 with any questions, or to schedule a visit to Léman Manhattan.

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