List of 10 news stories.

  • Congratulations to the Class of 2023!

    Congratulations to the MCS class of 2023! We celebrated their graduation on June 15, and if you weren't there in person, you can watch the video here, and see pictures from the night here.
  • Farm Outing Day!

    MCS Marks Another Successful Farm Outing Day!
    The Saturday after school ended, more than 400 MCS community members gathered to celebrate the close of the 2022-2023 academic year at Manhattan Country School’s annual Farm Outing Day in Roxbury.
  • Big Night Out! 2023 Annual Gala

    Big Night Out! Annual Gala
    Big Night Out! 2023 was another remarkable gathering in support of Manhattan Country School's commitment to equity, democracy, and developing leaders who boldly stand up for justice.
  • Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action Round-up

    At Manhattan Country School, Black Lives Matter Week of Action is a time to highlight the work we do year-round to center historically marginalized voices and experiences. Each year, the MCS community comes together during this week to share in special lessons, activities, and learning opportunities specifically focused on the Black Lives Matter 13 principles.
  • Taking the Stress out of High School Placement

    Applying to high schools in New York City is a prospect that may strike fear into the hearts of middle school students and their families. Yet, at Manhattan Country School, the guidance and support that our families receive via a dedicated High School Placement Director helps them gain a substantial advantage over the vast majority of 8th graders throughout the city.
  • Manhattan Country School MLK March 2023: The Power of Awareness

    At this year’s MLK march, the 8th graders spoke passionately about issues like disinformation in social media, voter disenfranchisement, police brutality, hate speech, climate change, and access to mental health resources. We were joined at the march by NBC New York, who featured Manhattan Country School on local news! 

    Read the speeches here!
  • Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative March, 2023

    Each year the 8th grade students of Manhattan Country School organize and lead a march inspired by the hopes and dreams of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. At this year’s march, titled, The Power of Awareness: A March for Justice and Change, we will address social justice issues that the world needs to have a greater awareness of, discussing both the roots of those injustices and what each of us can do to move toward a place of greater equity.
  • Fond Farewells and New Beginnings at the MCS Farm

    On the eve of the Manhattan Country School Class of 2022 graduation, I write with mixed emotions. I’m equal parts sad, proud, and a little envious, but filled with hope. I’ve witnessed the growth of these kids, some from the 7-8’s and others who joined the class along the journey. I know they’re ready and prepared to take their show on the road and spread the MCS gospel far and wide. 
  • Congratulations to the Class of 2022!

    On Thursday, June 16, we celebrated the Class of 2022 at their graduation. This year’s group of impressive eighth grade students have collectively been accepted to a total of 42 high schools. They have been amazing leaders at MCS and we can’t wait to see what the future holds!
  • MCS Celebrates 55 Years

    On Tuesday, April 5, members of the MCS community came together for a Fireside Chat entitled “Why We Sing and Why We March”, the first event in a series of celebrations for our 55th Anniversary.
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