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Directions & Hours

The First Program

K-3 Classrooms, First Program Administration, K-3 Admissions, Equity & Diversity, After School and Chess Offices 

53 East 91st Street
(Between Park and Madison Avenues)
New York, NY 10128

Middle/High School

4-12 Classrooms, Heads of School, High School Administration, 6-12 Admissions, College Counseling, Security and Building Services Offices

108 East 89th Street
(Between Lexington and Park Avenues) 
New York, NY 10128

Physical Education Center

Gymnasiums, Fitness Center, Dance/Wrestling Room, Athletics and P.E. Offices

200 East 87th Street
(Between Third and Second Avenues)
New York, NY 10128

1065 Park

Business, Development & Alumni, and Communications Offices

1065 Park Avenue 2R
(NE corner of Park Avenue and 87th Street) 
New York, NY 10128

Directions

List of 3 items.

  • By Subway

    Take the Lexington Avenue 4,5, or 6 train to 86th Street. The 6 train also stops at 96th Street.

    For subway schedules and information, visit the New York City Transit web site or use Hopstop for routing from your location.
  • By Bus

    The M101, M102, and M103 buses run north on Third Avenue and south on Lexington Avenue. The M1, M2, M3, M4, and X90 buses run north on Madison Avenue. From the West Side, take the M86 or M96 across to Lexington Avenue. 

    For bus schedules and information, visit the New York City Transit web site or use Hopstop for routing from your location.
  • By Car

    From New Jersey:
    Take the NJ Turnpike over the George Washington Bridge to enter upper Manhattan at west 179th Street. Take the first exit — 9A/Henry Hudson Parkway — to the right. Take Henry Hudson Parkway to West 96th Street exit and cross the park on 96th Street. For the First Program, turn right onto Park Avenue and then right onto 91st Street. For the Middle and High School, turn right onto Lexington Avenue and then right onto 89th Street.
    Or:
    Take the Lincoln Tunnel to enter Midtown Manhattan at West 40th Street. Take Henry Hudson Parkway to West 96th Street exit and cross the park on 96th Street. For the First Program, turn right onto Park Avenue and then right onto 91st Street. For the Middle and High School, turn right onto Lexington Avenue and then right onto 89th Street.

    From Connecticut:
    Take I-95 to I-278 West/Bruckner Expressway exit. Merge onto Bruckner Expressway. Take the I-278 West exit (on left) toward Triboro BR/FDR Drive/Grand Central Parkway. Merge onto I-278 west. Exit toward Manhattan/Randalls-Wards/Downing Stadium. Merge onto Triboro Bridge and take FDR Dr. South. Turn right onto East 96th Street. For the Middle and High School, turn left onto Lexington Avenue and then right onto 89th Street. For First Program, turn left onto Park Avenue and then right onto 91st Street.

    From Upstate New York:
    Take the I-87 to the Triboro Bridge. Take the FDR Drive ramp and merge onto FDR Drive south. Turn right onto East 96th Street. For the Middle and High School, turn left onto Lexington Avenue and then right onto 89th Street. For the First Program, turn left onto Park Avenue and then right onto 91st Street.
    Or:
    Take Palisades Parkway over the George Washington Bridge into Manhattan. Take the first exit — 9A/Henry Hudson Parkway — to the right. Take Henry Hudson Parkway to West 96th Street exit and cross the park on 96th Street. For the First Program, turn right at Park Avenue and then right at 91st Street. For the Middle and High School, turn right at Lexington Avenue and then right at 89th Street.

    From Long Island:
    Take I-495 over the Queensboro Bridge to East 60th Street. For First Program, turn right onto Park Avenue and then left onto 91st Street. For the Middle and High School and the Physical Education Center, turn right onto Third Ave. The Physical Education Center is located on 87th Street. For the Middle and High School, turn left onto 89th Street.
    Or:
    Take the Grand Central Parkway to Triboro Bridge. Merge right toward Manhattan/Randalls-Wards/Downing Stadium. After toll, take FDR Dr. South. Turn right onto East 96th Street. For the Middle and High School, turn left onto Lexington Avenue and then right onto 89th Street. For the First Program, turn left onto Park Avenue and then right onto 91st Street.

    Parking
    Parking garages are located on 90th Street between Second and Third Avenues and Park and Madison Avenues, 89th Street between Lexington and Third Avenues, and 87th Street between Third and Second Avenues. Metered parking is also available on Lexington and Madison Avenues.

Buildings & School Hours

FIRST PROGRAM
53 East 91st Street
Building hours 
 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
FP School hours
 7:45 AM to 8:00 AM Early Drop-off for special
 activities
 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM

MIDDLE SCHOOL AND HIGH SCHOOL
108 East 89th Street
Building hours
 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM (M-F)
 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM (Sat.) Faculty & Staff Only
MS School hours
 7:30 AM to 3:15 PM
HS School hours
 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

PHYSICAL EDUCATION CENTER
200 East 87th Street
Building Hours
 7:00 AM - 10:30 PM (M-F)
 Weekends subject to rental schedule
 and official Dalton athletic events
Student Hours
 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM (M-F)
 (Extended Student Hours when
 playing after school sports.)

1065 PARK
1065 Park Avenue 2R
(NE corner of Park Avenue and 87th Street) 
New York, NY 10128
Building Hours
  6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  Monday through Friday