Enroll Your Child

I am interested in enrolling my child at Mt. Carmel-Holy Rosary School. What should I do?

To apply to MCHR, please fill out the online information request form. You may also contact the school directly at admissions@mchrschool.org or 212-876-7555 ext. 1 if you have additional questions or if you would like to schedule a visit. Please review the What You Need to Provide section in advance of your visit to ensure that you bring all required documents with you.

You can also refer to the MCHR Admissions and Registration Checklist for a step-by-step outline of the enrollment process.

How can I get more information about the school?

If the website does not have the information you are looking for, please request more information, and a member of our staff will be in touch with you as soon as possible to answer any questions you may have. Please be sure to provide your contact information so that we can get back to you.

How much is the tuition at Mt. Carmel-Holy Rosary School?

Please visit the Tuition and Fees page to determine the tuition rate of your student(s).

Are there any scholarships available?

MCHR offers scholarships based on financial need. Scholarships are not guaranteed. Additional scholarships are available through the Children’s Scholarship Fund and Inner-City Scholarship Fund. Please contact the school to learn more about the application process and eligibility.

Do you have to be Catholic to attend MCHR?

No. MCHR accepts students of all faiths and denominations.

Does the school accommodate students with IEPs?

Principal Kaszynski will review your child’s Individualized Education Program (IEP) to determine whether MCHR offers the recommended resources. MCHR does not have a Resource Room or special education classes, but we would be happy to refer you to neighboring schools that provide the appropriate supports for your child’s needs.

What is the length of the school day?

Students in Pre-K 3, Pre-K 4 and Kindergarten begin the school day with free breakfast at 8 AM and classroom instruction from 8:10 AM to 2:45 PM. Students in Grades 1-8 begin the school day with free breakfast at 7:30 AM and classroom instruction from 8:10 AM to 4:00 PM. All students can participate in the After-School Program, which ends at 6 PM.

What after-school activities do you offer students?

MCHR offers a wide range of after-school activities, including art, athletics, gospel choir, honors violin, robotics, chess, dance, and even yoga! The After-School Program goes until 6 PM, making MCHR the ideal school for working parents.

Does MCHR provide any academic enrichment opportunities?

MCHR offers homework help to all students enrolled in the After-School program. In addition, the school hosts Saturday tutoring sessions to prepare students for the New York State exams.

When students graduate from your school, which high schools do they attend?

MCHR strives to prepare all of our students for bright, successful futures. Principal Kaszynski and the Grade 8 teacher collaborate to prepare students for the high school application process, providing tutoring for the TACHS exam, counseling services, and personal recommendations. Our graduates have attended a variety of top high schools including Regis, Xavier, Cathedral, St. Jean Baptiste, Mount Saint Michael Academy, Cristo Rey, Cardinal Spellman, and Cardinal Hayes.