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Trinity School

Private | K-12 | 998 students

 

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Situated in an inner city neighborhood. The median home value is $1,035,000. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $2,110.

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Posted June 12, 2013

This is a great school for anyone who wants a quality education. Great prep for college, and amazing teaching staff.


Posted June 11, 2013

The school is very hard and rigorous. The curriculum is hard to follow and my child is not thriving. The teachers are not very flexible and it is bringing my son down. It is definitely not the right school for my son and I don't think for anyone.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 3, 2010

As a parent of a former student, I believe that Trinity offers the best academic curriculum in the City. It is a school of excellence and as such sets the highest standards for all involved, the students, teachers and the parents. The Lower School is simply amazing, being both nurturing and academically strong. The students are caring and dedicated to studying; at times, the school can become a bit too competitive. The community offers a wide array of sport choices, music, theatre, dance and art classes, and the teachers are both knowledgeable and experienced. My daughter was well prepared for college, which she perceives as being easier than Trinity. The Latin program is simply outstanding. Overall, Trinity is a unique community of outstanding and caring individuals.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 27, 2009

Rock & Roll education !! The best of traditional teaching & modern technolog!


Posted October 30, 2007

As a student of Trinity I can say that I do enjoy the place and all my friends and fellow students are great. Trinity is an excetptional school acedemically. However some teachers do not always provide the needed attention. This school pushes acedemic excellence, and will accept nothing below extrodinary. That being said the stress level is very high and students offen compete for good grades. If you and your child are willing to undertake this challenge, by all means apply.
—Submitted by a student


Posted April 27, 2006

wonderful place in every way
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 25, 2006

Excellent school. Nurturing lower school. Highest possible academic standards in upper school. Creates ans environment for children to succeed, as long as they are driven and have the ability. Active PA.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted July 19, 2005

My son just graduated from Trinity School. We alsolutely loved the faculty and academics. The student body are all dedicated to their studies. We were thrilled.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 14, 2005

The best school on the Upper west side.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 29, 2004

From a former students perspective,the school was great. The academics are top notch, and the faculty is exceptional. If your looking for a school that offers you a high level education for your child Trinity is the place to be. Also it is a great resource for college guidence when that time in your childs life comes around for searching for an ideal fit.
—Submitted by a former student


Posted February 23, 2004

The best headmaster and fabulous faculty.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted February 6, 2004

A truly amazing place. What set Trinity apart are its incredibly strong central focus on academic excellence, as well as its extroardinary people - both faculty and students. Manages to strike the perfect balance between vigorous intellectual inquisitiveness and down-to-earth friendliness that is absent at any other New York private school. Simply the best school in the city.
—Submitted by a student


Posted August 25, 2003

Trinity is an amazing school both academically and socially! It is one of the most challenging schools academically, and one of the most accepting schools socially out of all the private schools in the city. I absolutely loved it!
—Submitted by a former student


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 68% 52%
Asian 13% N/A
Two or more races 10% N/A
Black 6% 21%
Hispanic 3% 21%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian N/A 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% N/A
Source: NCES, 2009-2010

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  • John C. Allman
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  • Episcopal
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139 W 91st St
New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-1650

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