Thank you for your interest in TriBeCa Community School! We are thrilled to share our learning community with you throughout the admissions process. TriBeCa Community School is a welcoming and engaging place for young children to discover and explore their interests and construct knowledge through exciting and enriching experiences. Our warm, nurturing, and bright teachers work and learn alongside the children while providing a supportive environment in which children thrive.
Please see the application process below and we are looking forward to welcoming you this admissions season!
Ayala and Kristen
TriBeCa Community School Application Process
2019-2020 School Year
The Application process begins in early September 2018. Please check back at that time to register for Introductory Presentations and to submit your child's application.
2018-2019 School Year
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about any current openings.
September 5th, 2017: Application available online (click here to download)
October 12, 19, & 24, 2017: Evening Introductory Presentations
November 2017 through February 2018: Tours and Meetings are scheduled
March 1, 2018: Notification of admission
March 9, 2018: Parent reply deadline
Age Requirements and Program Offerings:
2s program: Born in 2016 calendar year
2, 3, 4, or 5 days / 9am-12pm or 1:30pm-4pm
3s program: Born in 2015 calendar year
5 days / 9am-12pm, 9am-1pm, 9am-2:30pm, or 1:30-4pm
4s program: Born September 1st 2013-December 31st, 2014
5 days / 9am-1pm or 9am-2:30pm
Children enrolled beyond noon eat lunch at school and our extended day options do not include a nap. More information will be shared during the Introductory Presentations and Tours.
Six introductory presentations were held on October 12th, 19th, and 24th at 5:30pm and 7pm. During this presentation, families will learn more about our school culture and educational philosophy and have the opportunity to ask questions about our program. Parents may attend an Introductory Presentation prior to submitting the application. The presentations are for parents only.
After submitting an application, we will reach out to schedule both a tour and a family meeting.
During the Tour led by TCS staff and parents, small groups of prospective parents will have the opportunity to tour and observe the classrooms during school hours followed by a meeting with the school director. These tours are for parents only and are usually scheduled at 9:30am.
Each family will also visit the school for an individual Family Meeting. This will provide an opportunity for the admissions staff to connect with each family and child during a 20 minute meeting. These are typically scheduled in the afternoons and on Saturday mornings.
Admissions decisions will be emailed on March 1st with a reply date of March 9th.