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Approximately 1,460 co-ed students, ages 3-18 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 NY 10010-4046
  • T +1 212 584-3071
  • E [email protected]
  • W
  • Lower School Ages: 3 -10
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 430 boys and girls
  • Middle School Ages: 10-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 500 boys and girls
  • Senior School Ages: 14-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Senior School Numbers: 500 boys and girls
  • Total School Numbers: 1430 boys and girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: No
  • School Year: September - June; Breaks: 2 weeks for both winter and spring
  • School Hours: 8:20 am – 3:00 pm
  • Annual Fees: Annual Tuition Fees: Pre-K - grade 4: $42,930 Grade 5-7: $44,521 Grade 8: $45,132 Grade 9-10: $46,645 Grade 11: $47,084 Grade 12: $47,796
  • Fee Information: Admissions fee: 250 Tuition pre-payment: 1,000 Security deposit (refundable): 300 New parent levy (once per family): 3,500
  • Religion: Non-denominational
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit


  • Adapted or School-Developed Curriculum at Middle School Level
  • American Elementary (or Primary) Curriculum
  • 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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