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**We are undergoing a Renovation during Summer 2018. After May 31, 2018 D.A.’s main phone line (212-744-0195), including all extensions, will NOT be active or available. Should you need to contact a member of the faculty, staff, or administration, we urge you to use email as the primary form of contact.**

Open Houses

Dominican Academy hosts two Open Houses in the Fall. Both Open Houses give prospective students the chance to tour the building, learn about our academic and extracurricular programs, and speak with current students. Our main Open House is on Saturday, October 14, 2017 between 10 AM and 2 PM. We also host a Mini Open House on Thursday, October 26, 2017 between 4 and 6 PM. In the Spring, we host the Sneak Peek Open House for 7th Graders. The 2018 Sneak Peek will take place on April 26th between 4 and 6 PM. Update, 4/24/2018: Registration for this event has closed.

ATT: New Jersey and Westchester, NY Residents: We will host two regional receptions for prospective students in New Jersey and Westchester. Please click here for additional information.

Private Visits for Families and schools

Please contact Madeleine Metzler, Director of Admissions, at 212-744-0195, ext. 131, if your family or a group of students from your school would like to visit Dominican Academy. Click here to request a visit.

Fall Fridays

Please note that all available seats have been filled. There will be opportunities for accepted students to shadow in January 2018. Fall Fridays provide 8th graders with the opportunity to see what life is like as a student at D.A. Sessions will take place on September 29th and October 6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th. Due to the size of our facilities, only a limited number of seats are available for each session. Please contact Madeleine Metzler, Director of Admissions, with questions or to register: 212-744-0195, ext. 131.


Dominican Academy is located at 44 East 68th Street in Manhattan, between Park and Madison Avenues. Located in an historic mansion on the Upper East Side, easily accessible by the 4/5/6, E, F, and N/Q/R trains.

Nearby points of interest include: Central Park, the Frick Museum, the Park Avenue Armory, the Asia Society, the Council on Foreign Relations, the Italian Cultural Institute, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.