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Applications for the 2017-2018 school year are now CLOSED.  

The Washington Market school is a member of ISAAGNY and complies with their admissions schedule, therefore, all Admissions notifications will be emailed MARCH 1st, 2017. 

Tours are for applicant families only. Unfortunately we are unable to offer tours in advance of receiving an application. Please visit the admissions section for details. 


April 19: Mindfulness Meditation Practice Group - Duane Street - 6:00-7:30PM - Space is limited, RSVP only

April 25: WMS Small Works Art Show Family Reception - Hudson Street - Duane Street Families: 5:00-6:00PM, Hudson Street Families: 6:30-7:30PM - $40 donation per family, all proceeds benefit Art Programs at WMS - Please visit 

April 25: "Grandfriends" Day at Hudson Street! Check with your classroom for details 

May 4: Mug n Muffin - Duane Street - 1:15-2:00PM 

May 5: Mug n Muffin - Duane Street - 9:15-10:00AM

May 11: Introduction to Mindfulness Workshop - 6:00-7:30PM - Duane Street - Space is limited, RSVP only

May 15-21: The Annual WMS Online Auction! Details to come. 

May 20: WMS Street Fair! - 10AM-3PM - Duane Street (btw West Broadway & Church) - Please visit for more information!

May 29: No School - Memorial Day

May 30: Ongoing Schools Meeting - 6PM-8PM - Hudson Street




John Berton

John Berton joined the Board of Trustees of WMS in June of 2012.  John's three children, Juliet, Pearl and Isaac, are all WMS alumni and now attend P.S. 234 here in Tribeca. Born and raised in Manhattan’s East Village, John is a product of the NYC public school system and a graduate of Williams College and Harvard Law School. He practiced law on Wall Street for 20 years while developing residential condominiums in Soho and Tribeca in his spare time.  John started his solo practice, Berton Law, in 2011, focused on providing general counsel and transactional advice to small businesses and entrepreneurs.  He is also still developing residential condos, teaches Kundalini yoga and is actively involved in raising his three kids.  John also serves on the Board of The Campaign for International Human Rights in Iran.

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