students, teachers, and staff of CWS on the playground in 2019
The Children's Workshop School is a progressive public elementary school located in the East Village of Manhattan.

Welcome New Families

Welcome to our new families for Fall 2021! Read a summer welcome from our Parent Coordinator here

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Are you on Bloomz? CWS is using this closed network for teachers to share updates with families in their classes. If you are a new family to CWS or if you need assistance connecting to Bloomz please review this page

Current 5th Grade Families

Information on middle school exmissions for current 5th grade families is available here. 

Hybrid families: Please check Bloomz for messages from your child’s teacher regarding their scheduled in-person days going forward.


The Children’s Workshop School is celebrating 25 years of serving the diverse families of New York City. We created this video to showcase our special community.

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