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K-12
Private
New York, NY
Students enrolled: 1,549

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24-50 Fdr Dr
New York, NY 10010

(212) 584-3039
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November 10, 2013
For Tut House (high school) the teachers are mediocre, many teach subjects other than their specialty. In the Tut House very few parents are involved. Students who do not pursue the IB are often left out.

- submitted by a parent
February 07, 2012
Great International School with outstanding academics- including IB programs. The international environment is a great plus, with children from all over the world. A tough, competitive learning environment really prepares children for university life making college seem easy by comparison.

- submitted by a parent
July 20, 2011
Excellent Junior School. Middle School is so-so especially if your math teacher is Ms Helen Macey. High School has a tough IB (International Baccalaureate) program.

- submitted by a parent
October 13, 2010
It's big. It's very big. If the vision of your six-year-old going through the school gates with 18-year-old giants fills you with dread, think twice. It's also a little impersonal. Think the sports teacher your child has been raving about will ever actually remember the kid's name? Not necessarily. He has about 100 in each year to deal with. UNIS won't fill you with a warm and fuzzy feeling. And it's UN ethos, though laudable, can feel hard to get a hold on. When everyone is from everywhere, it can feel as though nobody is from anywhere. That said, the teaching is outstanding, the curriculum breathtaking and ...a child that can survive UNIS's rigorous academic standards, and mammoth scale, will flourish anywhere.

- submitted by a parent
November 05, 2009
My 3 nieces have attended this school from kindergarten and I have found their courses to be challenging and wonderfully topical.

- submitted by a community member
no rating November 04, 2009
we love the diversity, the international community, the motivated and caring teachers. we love the spirit of peace and cooperation and harmony that the children don't just learn, but are infused with.

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 20, 2009
Great teachers, small classes, and such a varied class! since it's an international school, my best friends are mexican, russian, spanish, cameroonian, french... Its amazing! also there are so many ib courses to choose from. Unis is really the best of the best!

- submitted by a student
September 20, 2009
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- submitted by a student
September 20, 2009
UNIS is really a place to grow, its fun and you meet people from all around the world. It is so amazing! im so happy i go to it

- submitted by a student
no rating September 20, 2009
UNIS is a great school, ever since I started coming here, in 5th grade, I've always felt accepted and I've made the greatest friends. On top of that, I really have had some unforgettable teachers and I am learning a lot and I am interested in learning.

- submitted by a parent
September 20, 2009
UNIS is an excellent learning environment for those foreign and local. Attending a school with friends from so many different backgrounds and cultures brings an intellectual outlook from a young age. Small classrooms provide students with a personal relationship with their teacher; thus fear of approaching a teacher after class in nonexistent. Because of the small classes, teachers have more times for individuals as well. If they fear a student is slacking, the student will be approached, and helped. Going to a school with a grade school, middle school and high school is beneficial. There is always a group that you aspire to someday be like; and there are always younger students which you should be setting a good example for.

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May 03, 2008
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U N International School
24-50 Fdr Dr, New York, NY  10010
(212) 584-3039
Last modified U N International School is a Private school that serves grades K-12
U N International School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 12 reviews. Top