Manhattan New School, P.S. 290, is a true community of learners as evidenced by our rigorous academics and the dynamic relationship between students, teachers, administrators, staff and families. The essence of our philosophy is to encourage a child’s natural curiosity, to develop a commitment to lifelong learning and to promote social responsibility as global citizens. 

School Announcements

Jan 02, 2020

School Resumes

Thursday, January 2

Jan 01, 2020

Admissions for New Students

Fall 2019

Prospective parents can learn about admissions criteria on our website under Admissions.

Jan 16, 2020

Spring 2020 After School

Online registration for the Spring 2020 Afterschool program begins on January 16, 2020, at 7 pm. Classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. The spring 2020 program runs from January 27 - June 25, 2020.

See the After School Page for details. 

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PS 290 Manhattan New School
311 East 82nd St.
New York, NY 10028
Phone: 212-734-7127 Fax: 212-772-8879