New York, New York

About BASIS Independent Manhattan

BASIS Independent Manhattan is the fifth to join the family of independent schools quickly establishing some of the very best private schools in the nation. Opening fall 2017, BASIS Independent Manhattan will serve students in kindergarten–grade 8 and act as a feeder for our flagship preschool-grade 12 school, BASIS Independent Brooklyn, located in Red Hook, Brooklyn.

Quick Facts

Program Liberal Arts with a STEM focus; Advanced Placement
Year Founded Fall 2017
Location 795 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025
Grades Served Opening fall 2017 with kindergarten through grade 8.

2017 Admissions

Application Fee $75
Admissions Deadlines We offer two admissions cycles for 2017 school year: Early Admissions (application deadline of November 10) and Regular Admissions (application deadline of January 20). Read more and apply now.
Admission Requirements Grades K-1: group playdate, family meeting, transcripts, and teacher recommendations (Math and English, first grade only)
Grades 2-8: transcripts, teacher recommendations (math and English), testing and a family meeting
Admission Office P: (646) 522-3058
General Inquiries E:


Optional Services Transportation, Early Bird (before-care), Late Bird (after-care), prepared lunches, clubs and sports (fee depends on club and sport)

2017 Tuition & Fees

Tuition for Fall Kindergarten-Grade 8: $29,500
Enrollment Deposit $3,000
Required Fees Textbooks: $400-600
Technology & Capital Improvement Fee: $300
New student fee/registration: $2,000

School Information


795 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY 10025



(347) 305-4960

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM