• Pre-College and Preparatory Programs for Children and Young Adults

    Mannes School of Music and Parsons School of Design offer programs for children and teenagers ages 4 to 18 opportunities to enrich their education with conservatory music training or art and design training at world-class institutions. Through our weekend workshops, and after-school programs, students meet peers who share their interests and develop skills that last a lifetime. The New School also offers a number of summer programs for pre-college students.

    Registration is open!

    Choose your program of choice and click the links below to secure your spot today.

    Mannes School of Music

    Mannes Prep

    Parsons School of Design

    Pre-College Academy

    Visit the Academics page for a full list of offerings at the university.