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Approximately 1,350 co-ed students, ages 4-18 attend the United Nations International School, a founding school of the International Baccalaureate overlooking the East River one mile south of the UN.

  • United Nations International School
    24-50 FDR Drive
    New York
    New York
  • Mailing address:
    United Nations International School
    24-50 FDR Drive
    New York
  • T +1 212 684 7400
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 4-10
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: Approx 500 girls and boys
  • Middle School Ages: 10-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: Approx 500 girls and boys
  • Senior School Ages: 14-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: About 500 girls and boys
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year: School year Sept-June; spring 2-week break, 2-week Christmas break
  • School Hours: 8.15 – 3.00pm (varies by division)
  • Fee Currency: US dollars
  • Fee Details: Pre-Kindergarten through Junior 4 (Grade 4): $35,720 Middle 1 (Grade 5) through Middle 7 (Grade 7): $37,040 Middle 8 (Grade 8): $37,555 Tutorials 1 and 2 (Grades 9 and 10): $38,810 Tutorial 3 (Grade 11): $39,175 Tutorial 4 (Grade 12): $39,770
  • Fee Extras: Admissions fee: $250 Tuition Pre-Payment: $1,000 Security Deposit (refundable upon graduation or withdrawal): $300 One-time New Parent Levy, per new family: $3,500 Total: $5,050
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • Memberships: College Board, New York State Association of Independent Schools, Independent Schools Admission Association of Greater NY, National Association of Independent Schools, New York State Association of Independent Schools and the European Council of International Schools.
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • International Baccalaureate (Diploma)


  • Authorised by International Baccalaureate Organization (not to be confused as an inspection or accreditation agency)
  • Council of International Schools (CIS)
  • New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)

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