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All information in the form must be completed in order to submit. If you are not sure of the response, please enter NA/None
If you are looking for immediate placement, please call admissions at 212-223-5055 and DO NOT continue filling out this form.
Child's Living Arrangements
Please list previous schools starting with pre-school
Please describe your child’s:
The essay is to be completed by the candidate applying for admissions to Grades 7-12. Families are requested not to assist in the writing or editing of this essay. This essay should reflect the applicant’s thoughts and feelings in their own words.
Please write an essay telling us about yourself. What do you think about school, home, and your future? and upload it as directed.
B) Online Interactive Application
7. Application Processing Fee ($50 non-refundable fee) * Fee is waived if your child is already approved by the Department of Education for NPS
Please mail the check to The Child School, 587 Main Street, Roosevelt Island, NY 10044 Attention: Admissions
In the paper version of The Child School/Legacy High School application, distributed on tours, the Teacher/Therapist Questionnaire is an optional form which can be substituted for the Current Service Provider Reports listed in the checklist above. Either the reports or the completed form is acceptable.
Please Note: Please ensure that you keep copies of all documentation as forms will not be returned after their submission.
Please provide an email address where we can send a link to your current form.