The 2022-2023 application is open! Apply now or sign up for a fall tour. For the 2021-2022 school year, Léman will offer full-time, in-person learning for all students ages 12 months to 12th grade. Limited spots remain. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please contact the admissions office to inquire. Léman makes independent school accessible to a wide range of families through a robust financial aid program. We look forward to working with your family. (Updated August 16, 2021)

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Application Deadlines

Below please find the deadlines for submittal of applications and other related forms/information for the 2022-23 school year. While the Admissions Priority Deadline of Dec 1 has passed, Léman continues to accept applications for the 2021-2022 school year on a rolling basis for select grades. If you are still interested in applying, please contact the admissions office.

December 1, 2021
Deadline for submittal of Application for Admission, Parent Statement, and processing fee

December 15, 2021
Deadline for submittal of financial aid application to

January 10, 2022
Deadline for submittal of all required forms (including recommendations, etc.)

Please see our How To Apply page for more information on grade-specific deadlines and requirements for admission.


Rolling Admission for Léman Explorers, PreK 2, PreK 3, PreK 4, and Grades 1-5

Léman Explorers, PreK 2, PreK 3, PreK 4, and Grades 1-5 applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-served basis. Offers of acceptance will be provided based on availability.

Early Notification

Due to high demand for admission to Léman, we offer Early Notification of Admission for families who wish to indicate Léman is their first choice school. Early Notification applicants are prioritized before the regular applicant pool. Early Notification is recommended for families seeking placement in entry point grades Kindergarten, Grade 6, and Grade 9. Early Notification decisions are awarded in December versus in February/March for the regular applicant pool.

Kindergarten, Grades 6-12
Application Deadline: Sunday, November 7, 2021
Notification Date: Thursday, December 9, 2021
Parent Reply Date: Thursday, December 16 2021

Please note, Early Notification of admissions is a binding decision. Should your child be accepted, you agree to enroll at Léman Manhattan and withdraw all other school applications. If you do not choose to participate in Early Notification, you will be informed of the school's decision during the regular notification period.

To be considered for Early Notification, please ensure to select the option on the admissions application and electronically sign the statement by Sunday, November 7, 2021.

Regular Notification

Completed admissions applications will be reviewed by the admissions committee and notifications will be made on a continuous, space-available basis.

Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Notification Date: Thursday, February 3, 2022
Parent Reply Date: Thursday, February 10, 2022

Grades 6-8
Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Notification Date: Tuesday, February 8, 2022
Parent Reply Date: Tuesday, March 1, 2022

Grades 9-12
Application Deadline: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Notification Date: Friday, February 28, 2022
Parent Reply Date: Friday, March 11, 2022

Boarding (Grades 9-12)
Application Deadline: Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Parent Reply Date: Sunday, March 13, 2022

Léman Sibling & Employee Notifications

To foster community, Léman Manhattan offers preferential admission to our current families with sibling applicants and children of employees. As a service to existing families, Léman Manhattan offers a $2,000 sibling tuition credit. For more information, please review our tuition schedule.

Léman Explorers, PreK 2, and PreK 3-12th Grade
Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Notification Date: Wednesday, December 1, 2021
Parent Reply Date: Wednesday, December 8, 2021

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