The School for Children at a Glance
3-year-olds through 8th grade
52 full time
79% have degrees from Bank Street College Graduate School of Education
8:1 student/faculty ratio
Diversity and Community
34% of students are classified as children of color
Need-based financial aid budget is $2.7 million; approximately 29% of students receive a need-based financial aid award.
Students come to the School for Children from all parts of Manhattan, the Bronx, Brooklyn, and New Jersey
$3.6 million endowment
$18.2 million operating budget
2011-2012 Annual Fund: $1.1 million with 89% parent participation
New York State Association of Independent Schools
National Association of Independent Schools; Elementary School Heads Association; National Business Officers Association; Educational Records Bureau; Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development; CASE; Prep for Prep; Early Steps; Parent’s League; ISAAGNY.