Applying to C.A.D.S.:

Few New York City schools offer the same quality of care combined with an all-day preschool curriculum. Applications are accepted and tours are offered as long as space is available. You must complete an application and submit the fee the year prior to admittance. Once your application is received, a tour will be arranged for parents only. Acceptance letters are emailed in early March. Please feel free to call the C.A.D.S. office with any questions or concerns at 212-752-4566.


Click here  to apply online for the Preschool (for children ages 2-4 as of  September 1st) .
Click here to apply online for the Pre-Nursery (for children ages 6 months to 1 year 11 months as of September 1st)

(Child must be 6 months by September 1st for entrance to Infant Program)

*Applicants will be prompted to create a Submittable account, fill out the application and pay the $50.00 application fee.

If you prefer to submit your child’s application by mail, please complete and print the appropriate below form:

Pre-Nursery Application (for children ages 6 months to 1 year 11 months as of September 1st)

Preschool Application (for children ages 2-4 as of  September 1st)
Mail your application and $50.00 check (payable to the Children’s All Day School) to the following address:

Children’s All Day School
109 East 60th Street,
New York, NY 10022

Should you be unable to print, we will be happy to send you a brochure and application. Please contact our office to request a copy be mailed to you. After we receive your application, an individual tour will be scheduled.

Thank you for your interest in the Children’s All Day School. We look forward to meeting your child and family!