Community Blog

Welcome to Schechter Manhattan’s Community Blog, where parents, family, and friends of our school come together to share stories of triumph and discovery that are uniquely Schechter Manhattan. We’d love to hear from you! Do you have a “quintessential Schechter Manhattan” memory or story to share? Please send it to blog editor Rachel Mann, at rachelmann@gmail.com.

There's no question about it: applying to Kindergarten in NYC is not for the weak. There are so many schools, private and public, each with their own set of requirements,...

When Sam was in kindergarten, his 6-month-old brother Eli was hospitalized for an infectious respiratory virus. We spent several anxious days staying in the hospital room, while juggling work...