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Le man Manhattan Preparatory School

Private Boarding School – New York City , New York

Léman Manhattan Preparatory School is committed to educating students to be confident, competent and compassionate. Léman Manhattan Prep strives to ensure that every student reaches his or her academic and social potential in a challenging environment that embraces family, community and citizenship.

Students at Léman Manhattan Preparatory School enjoy a unique position as students in bustling Manhattan. Located in the heart of New York City’s Financial District, this school also boasts some of the finest sports facilities, science labs and performing arts spaces of any high school in the city. Students live close to campus, and teachers work closely with them to ensure they are not only on top of their academics, but that they thrive as a result of the effort. Léman Manhattan is one of four independent schools in Manhattan to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and the first to offer full boarding services.

Dormitories and Student Residences
Boarding students will live at a beautifully-renovated, apartment-style dormitory within convenient walking distance from the school in a historic location right across from the New York Stock Exchange and Federal Hall. Rooms will be designed as suites that accommodate 2-4 students, with students sharing use of common facilities. The dormitory will also have 24-hour on-site security, as well as a team of boarding and teaching staff, who will supervise students and provide advice, guidance and schoolwork assistance.

Location
Léman is located in downtown New York City on the island of Manhattan. Many of New York City's great attractions are nearby and easily accessible. International high school students will enjoy the cultural and academic offerings that Léman and New York have to offer.

Area population: 8.4 million
City website: New York City

AP Classes:
Léman does not offer AP courses, but provides advanced level classes in Chinese, French, Spanish, Biology and Chemistry in which students can register and participate in AP tests.

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

253

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:6

Average Class Size

18

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

Yes

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

Yes

Campus Size

9 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average

1780

Foreign Languages

  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

Arts

  • Actors Studio
  • Art Portfolio
  • Band I
  • Band II
  • Chorus
  • Film and Video
  • Graphic Arts
  • Visual Arts

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Indoor Track
  • Ping Pong
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Chess
  • Fencing
  • Film Video Production
  • Hip Hop Dance
  • Model United Nations
  • Photography
  • Robotics
  • Rock Band
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yoga
  • Volleyball

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

State University of New York - Albany, Allegheny College, American University, American University of Paris, State University of New York - Binghamton, Bloomfield College, Bryn Mawr College, Boston University, State University of New York - Buffalo, Clark University, University of Connecticut, State University of New York - Cortland, Curry College, Dickinson College, Drew University, Drexel University, Duke University, Eckerd College, Elmira College, Elon University, State University of New York - Farmingdale, Franklin Pierce University, Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Fashion Institute of Technology, Guilford College, Goucher College, University of Hartford, Hartwick College, High Point University, Hofstra University, Howard University, Iona College, Ithaca College, Johns Hopkins University, Juniata College, Keene State College, Long Island University, Loyola New Orleans, Manhattan College, University of Maryland, Marymount Manhattan College, University of Massachusetts Amherst, University of Massachusetts Boston, McDaniel College, Morehouse College, Mount Holyoke College, University of New Haven, State University of New York - New Paltz, The New School: Eugene Lang College, Northeastern University, Occidental College, Pace University, Parsons The New School for Design, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania State University, State University of New York - Potsdam, Pratt Institute, State University of New York - Purchase, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rollins College, Rutgers University, Sarah Lawrence College, School of Visual Arts, St. Francis College, St. John’s University, Syracuse University, University of Tampa, Tulane University, University of Vermont, University of Washington, Whittier College, College of William and Mary

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: John F Kennedy Intl Airport (JFK)
For Details Visit Website: Léman Manhattan Preparatory School

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