Manhasset Community Information

Local Schools in Manhasset, New York

Manhasset's youths are served by the schools of the Manhasset School District which covers Manhasset, Plandome, Plandome Manor, Munsey Park, and a portion of Flower Hill. Schools in the area include Munsey Park and Shelter Rock elementary schools, Manhasset Middle School, and Manhasset High School. A few private schools are also located in Manhasset including St. Mary's Elementary School, St. Mary's High School, and Our Lady of Grace Montessori School.

Area colleges and universities are also within easy reach for those who would like to achieve their higher learning ambitious in a collegiate setting. Nearby institutions of higher learning include Long Island University, CUNY Queensborough Community College, Nassau Community College, Adelphi University, Hofstra University, New York Institute of Technology-Old Westbury, and SUNY College at Old Westbury.


Whether you're looking for everyday goods or are on the lookout for the season's latest fashions, the Americana Manhasset will surely have what you're looking for. A high-end, open-air shopping center, the Americana Manhasset is located along Northern Boulevard's "Miracle Mile," Manhasset's prominent shopping district. Americana Manhasset opened the first Lord & Taylor branch in America and is also home to such luxury brands as Ralph Lauren, Brooks Brothers, Prada, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, and Burberry, among many others. Other local shops, unique boutiques, and bakeries can be found along Plandome Road.

Parks and Recreation

Plenty of recreational options abound here in Manhasset. Bar Beach Park located in North Hempstead includes a beach for fishing, boating and swimming, and hosts summer concerts along with other special events throughout the year. Also located in North Hempstead is Manorhaven Beach Park. This park also includes a beach for water recreational activities, tennis, basketball and handball courts, and picnic areas. Town Dock in North Hempstead has the largest anchorage for boats along the North Shore—an excellent locale for fishing and enjoying the sunset. Sands Point Preserves features six natural trails (some trails run along the shoreline) and 216 acres waiting to be discovered by curious nature enthusiasts. If you're looking to play a round of golf, the Harbor Links Golf Course has both 18- and 9-hole courses.

Health Care

Manhasset residents have access to several health care facilities, such as Nassau University Medical Center, North Shore University Hospital, and Saint Francis Hospital.

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