Prep (5th and 6th Grades)

The Independent School Experience

After successfully completing Prep’s 14-month Preparatory Component, your child will earn a place at a leading New York City independent school (commonly known as private school). Prep for Prep will help your child transition to the new school environment and find opportunities to succeed. Take a look at our partner schools and the exciting opportunities your child will find once there.

Independent Day Schools

Allen-Stevenson Chapin Kew-Forest St. Bernard's
Avenues Collegiate Léman Saint David's
Bank Street Columbia Prep     LREI St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's
Berkeley Carroll Dalton Manhattan Country     St. Luke's
Blue School Dwight-Englewood             Marymount Spence
Brearley Fieldston Nightingale Speyer
Brooklyn Friends Friends Packer Town
Brooklyn Heights Montessori Grace Church Poly Prep Trevor Day
Browning Hackley RCDS Trinity
Buckley Hewitt Riverdale UNIS
Calhoun Horace Mann Sacred Heart VCS
Cathedral ISB  Saint Ann's York Prep

Activities at Partner Schools:

Happening at Prep for Prep:

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We envision a nation guided by ethical and effective leaders that reflect our diverse society. 

Prep for Prep's mission is to develop future leaders by creating access for young people of color to first-rate educational, leadership development and professional opportunities.