City & Country School

One of the oldest and best-known progressive schools in the country, founded in 1914. Students, ages 2?13, are encouraged to question, problem-solve, research and explore the world around them. C&C children develop skills and strategies to succeed academically, as well as develop the self-confidence, independence and courage necessary to become responsible citizens. Learning through first-hand experience is the focus of the program. C&C graduates have a strong sense of self and a healthy respect for others and their community.

City and Country is a co-educational school for children ages 2-13. Founded in 1914 by pioneer educator Caroline Pratt, C & C is one of the oldest and most celebrated progressive schools in the country. Housed in seven brownstones including the adjacent courtyards, City and Country enjoys a lovely campus with abundant outdoor space, character, and natural light. Hallmarks of the program include a widely admired block program and a unique jobs program. Encouraged to question, problem-solve, and approach life’s challenges with optimism, City and Country graduates are confident, creative, and compassionate.

  • Location: 146 W. 13th St.
    New York, NY
  • Phone:212-242-7802
  • Categories: Private School