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Financial Aid

AFFORDING MCA 


We want every child to be able to attend MCA. Please contact the school office if you have financial concerns.

We offer the following financial aid programs:

♦Children’s Scholarship Fund (CSF) income-based scholarships for Kindergarten and for Grades 1-8 if transferring from a public or charter school. CSF can reduce tuition 25-75%.

MCA is delighted to offer all Kindergarten age children, including those rising from MCA's Pre-K, and 1-8 Grade children transferring from a public or charter school access to the Children’s Scholarship Fund (CSF).  Proof of income is required to apply. All new students are also required to submit the most recent report card.

While there is no deadline, applications are accepted after February 1 of each year for the upcoming year. Grants are first come, first served and is limited.

Scholarships are based on household size and income. Requirements change annually. The most recent scale is available at the school office.

To apply, please visit The Children's Scholarship Fund.

♦ Financial aid for families in extreme need. Submit an application at FACTS Tuition Management.
Documents needed:

1040 Tax Return 
Most Recent Bank Statement
Three (3) Consecutive Paystubs
Rent or Mortgage Receipt

$35 Application Fee

If you have a child, or if you know of a friend’s child, in public or charter school who you believe would benefit from an MCA education, please begin the process by contacting Lisandra Hunter in Admissions, Lhunter@mcanyc.org 212-567-5521x 256