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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






Rachael Macchiesi

Director of Enrollment

Rachael grew up in Australia and in Italy. She attended University in Australia where she earned her BA in Humanities and went on to further her educational qualifications in Hong Kong and Germany. Before settling in New York she has lived in Singapore, Beijing, Hong Kong and Germany. Rachael has experience in all areas of education, as a pre-school teacher and most recently as Head of School for her own program in Germany. She is excited to be in her fifth year at WMS and enjoys working with the enrollment team. Rachael has lived in New York for 13 years; she now loves living in Brooklyn with her husband and two children.

Rachael works with all aspects of enrollment for our student body. She works with the enrollment team in the process of touring and placing new families. She also works closely with Ronnie on the ongoing school process, helping families apply to public and independent schools. Rachael is based at the Hudson Street site. If you have any questions regarding your child’s enrollment at WMS or would like to schedule an ongoing schools meeting please contact Rachael at:

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