UPDATED JULY 2014: From the Upper East Side and Upper West Side to Midtown Manhattan and the East and West Village and Tribeca neighborhoods, find a private or public school or preschool for your child. Also search for private tutors to help your student with homework, foreign language classes, and other school subjects that will help your child excel in school.
1556 Third Ave. (at 87th Street), Suite 603, New York
Collina Italiana Mini Summer Camp 2013
Girotondo is a year-round kids' program offering comprehensive language learning and hands-on instruction in the arts to children ages 2-5. In Girontondo ("Circle") an experienced instructor provides opportunities for kids to learn Italian through play and activities: games, songs, dances, storytelling, and film. Giardino dei Bambini is a morning drop-off playgroup, provides multiple opportunities for kids to learn Italian through play, while learning important socialization skills. Games, activities, songs, dance, theater, and hands-on creativity (art projects)—our goal is for children to learn/improve Italian in a constructive and fun environment.
ÉCOLE INTERNATIONALE DE NEW YORK (EINY)
111 E. 22nd St., New York
École Internationale de New York (EINY) is a French-American international school that offers an academic, bilingual program in French and English for Nursery-grade 6 students. Mandarin begins in 3rd grade and Spanish is taught in the Middle School section. In September 2014, the school will expand its preschool section and open the 7th Grade class in its new international Middle School section. EINY combines the best of both French and American educational systems, offering students the rigorous, more classical instruction of French education and the inquiry-based teaching of the American system.
EVOLUTION ENRICHMENT CENTER
38 Delancey St., 2nd Floor (enter from Forsyth Street), New York
Evolution Enrichment Center (EEC) is a new, state-of-the-art, 15,000-sq.-ft. facility, designed to offer a unique, exceptional array of enrichment programs to children of all ages on the Lower East Side. EEC offers challenging signature classes with multiple levels including Lego Engineering, Computer Programming, Mechanics, Mysteries of Physics and Chemistry, and more. Our elite science program includes the use of university laboratory facilities, and a variety of museums in close cooperation with museum faculty throughout the city. Other classes include Public Speaking and Debate, Krav Maga, Arts, Drama/Acting, Yoga/Acting and the Arts, and more.
GERMAN-AMERICAN SCHOOL: WHERE KIDS LEARN GERMAN
German-American School offers a unique after-school language and culture program. Parents from diverse ethnic backgrounds send their children to our New York State-accredited, German language program in which children can learn German beginning at age 4. Classes are small and taught by native German speakers. The didactic approach stresses interactive learning; singing, drawing, and German games are popular in the playgroup. In the upper grades we stress memorization, reading, writing, culture, and grammar. No prior German required. An adult beginners program is also available.
¡HOLA! A PLAYGROUP IN SPANISH
¡Hola!, A Playgroup in Spanish, is a unique, grass-roots immersion program. Children learn to love Spanish because it’s taught in the most fun way. For over 12 years, ¡Hola! has followed a natural approach to help develop oral skills. The programs focus on a wide repertoire of concepts to build vocabulary and help acquire the correct use of phonetics. Classes are taught through original and traditional music, movement, games, props, and art. ¡HOLA! will be offering a 9-week summer program, and resume for a 16-week fall semester. Click the "Classes" button on our website.
INNOVATE MANHATTAN CHARTER SCHOOL
38 Delancey St., Floor 3, New York
IMCS is about educating tomorrow’s global citizens. Networked to schools across the world, this is a goal-focused, socially, and emotionally supportive middle school, where students set challenging goals and are coached to work at pace and in depth; where they are encouraged to learn more than they thought possible. We believe that for our students to be high-school ready, we must provide a highly personalized and intellectually rich environment where students learn to self-manage, self-reflect, and time manage. We do this every day, in our purpose-designed private facility in the middle of Manhattan.
THE LANGUAGE WORKSHOP FOR CHILDREN
888 Lexington Ave. (at 66th Street), New York
Upper East Side in Manhattan, New Jersey, and Long Island
François Thibaut, Director
For more than 40 years, The Language Workshop for Children has offered its pioneering educational play classes, camps, and preschools introducing French, Spanish, and Mandarin Chinese to children ages 6 months-9 years. Their respected technique combines emotion with proven language educational methods. Parents magazine named the LWFC "6 Classes Worth the $$$," while CNN called director François Thibaut "one of a very few experts in teaching languages to small children." LWFC materials won six major children's media awards.
MANHATTAN PRIVATE TUTOR
Manhattanprivatetutor.com is the brainchild of Seamus Mullarkey. Co-author of "The Best 365 Colleges" guide, Seamus offers key insights into the testing process. He is available days, evenings, and weekends. His tutoring specialties include math for grades 5-12, essays and college applications, and French and Spanish, as well as the SAT and ACT. With almost 20 years of experience in education and publishing, Seamus has the skills and experience to help you succeed. Many of his past students have been accepted to their first choice colleges including Wellesley, Brown, and Bryn Mawr.
2672 Broadway (at 102nd Street), New York
Robofun offers a wide variety of STEM after-school, weekend, and vacation-day programs focusing on LEGO® robotics, scratch video game design, and stop-motion animation for children ages 3-12. All of our programs are provided in a friendly, hands-on, workshop format that encourages children to examine, question, and problem-solve. The youngest children get to experience sessions with a parent at their side; programs for older children are drop-off. Robofun strives to inspire children to construct solutions while simultaneously stimulating creativity and imagination.
WINSTON PREPARATORY SCHOOL
126 W. 17th St., New York
57 W. Rocks Road
Norwalk, CT 06851
The Summer Enrichment program at Winston Preparatory School provides parents with the unique opportunity to create an academic program specifically designed for the needs of their children. Students in 4th through 12th grades may attend six classes daily from 9am-1:30pm, June 28-July 26. From 2-3:30pm, students may enroll in one-on-one classes, engage in after-school activities, or participate in both. Students may also enroll in one-on-one sessions from Aug. 5-23. Scholarships are available. For further information, brochures, or applications, please call or email.
WORLD CLASS LEARNING ACADEMY, NEW YORK
44 E. 2nd St., New York
World Class Learning Academy, New York, is an international day school offering a rigorous global and personalized curriculum for children ages 2 through grade 6, and will grow to include an upper school. World Class Learning Academy belongs to Nord Anglia Education—the world’s leading, premium school organization. Founded in 1972, the Nord Anglia Education family of schools provides opportunities for students to collaborate with their peers globally.