Interested in joining Léman for the 2024-25 school year? Submit an application on Ravenna as soon as possible. To view upcoming tour dates, click here.

Contact our Admissions Team with any questions.

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Lower School Grades 1-5
Application Process

We welcome your interest in grades 1-5 of Léman's Lower School housed at our Broad Street Campus. Léman's Lower School is a vibrant, joyful place with a curriculum focused on educating the whole child and developing strong critical thinking skills. We offer a diverse program that encourages students to reach their academic, social and emotional potential in a challenging yet nurturing environment that embraces family, community and citizenship.

Please contact a member of the admissions team with any questions. Applications for the 2024-2025 school year are open. Highly limited spots remain for the 2023-2024 school year. Please contact the admissions team to apply.

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 all required forms.

Please complete and submit the following forms, which available on Ravenna, by the application deadline date:

Parent Authorization for Release of Records

For grade 1:
School Recommendation Form for Kindergarten and Grade 1 Applicants

or for grade 2 through 5:
Confidential Teacher Recommendation Form for Grade 2 Through 5 Applicants

Step 3

Visit our campus.

Attend one of our tours. In-person tours are held in the mornings and online open houses are held in the evenings. You can schedule your online tour or get more information on our Ravenna page.

Step 4

Schedule an interview and assessment.

Students applying for Grades 1-5 will be assessed through a half day school visit. Parents can schedule these appointments on our Ravenna page.



Please be sure to get all your application process steps to before their deadlines. Please review our Timelines page for more information on application deadlines, notification dates, and parent reply dates.



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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