For more than a century, Bank Street has led the charge to place students’ needs at the center of their education. Our admissions process reflects our core values, offering you ample opportunity to understand the Bank Street experience and discover what makes our approach to teaching and learning unique.

Our admissions team is committed to supporting your family through your school search process. The admissions application for the 2024-25 school year is now available. The application deadline is December 1. We encourage you to read more about our admissions process below. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us via email or by phone at 212-875-4433 and we will be happy to provide more information. Please let the admissions office know if you need additional support throughout the application process.

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Tuition & Financial Aid

We are committed to making tuition affordable for families of all financial backgrounds. The cost of a Bank Street education should never hinder families seeking to apply. Every year, Bank Street designates a portion of its operating budget to support families with demonstrated financial need. We’re focused on ensuring tuition is within reach for all families through our robust financial aid packages.
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What is Progressive Education?

At Bank Street, education begins in joy and wonder and encourages children to find meaning behind what they’re learning. Our students grow into creators, thinkers, and problem-solvers who are thoughtful, curious, and eager to learn. Read our “What is Progressive Education?” series to discover more about how the School for Children prepares thoughtful and productive citizens of tomorrow.

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