The 2021 Private School Guide - Greenwich Moms

Choosing the right school for our children is a big decision and we know that it can feel overwhelming.

As you consider the learning environment, teaching style and school philosophies that best suit your child, Greenwich, New Canaan, Darien and Stamford Moms have come together to give you information and resources all in one place.

The 2021 Private School Guide is a list of schools in the Connecticut and New York areas that includes what each school offers and when to attend an Open House so that you can ask questions and take an in person or virtual look.

Scroll down to take a look!

All Saints Catholic School


Looking for a school with a strong spiritual foundation and a supportive community that builds up young people?

Our engaged, committed faculty are dedicated to providing the best academic and social emotional foundation for our students at All Saints Catholic School.

Beginning in Pre-K 3 to 8th grade, All Saints Catholic School builds leaders and a family for life. Join us!

Pre-K – Grade 8
(203) 847-3881
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information.

Open House: November 14, noon – 2 p.m. 
Contact [email protected] to learn more and to schedule a tour!

Brunswick School

Brunswick School is increasingly dedicated to building in all of their students the habits that will nourish and fortify them for the rest of their lives.
For nearly 120 years, Brunswick has been defined and distinguished by its commitment “Courage, Honor, Truth.” At the same time, they never cease to balance that work with a truly forward-thinking reimagination of lives in a challenging and ever-changing world.

With an average class size of 12, Brunswick enjoys a vast amount of space in Greenwich, CT – the Upper, Middle and Lower/Pre Schools are spread out among 162 acres on three campuses.

Pre-K – Grade 12
Visit the website here for more information!

Open House: November 7, 1 p.m. (All Grades) October 31, 1 p.m. (Upper School)

Catholic Academy of Stamford

The Catholic Academy of Stamford is a fully accredited Pre-K through 8th grade school providing academic excellence, personalized learning and faith based education in a nurturing environment to Stamford and our surrounding community.

Catholic Academy of Stamford has limited available seats in limited grades.

Pre-K – Grade 8

(203) 322-6505
[email protected].
Visit the website here for more information.

In-Person Open House: November 14 & January 30, 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.
In-Person Take A Look Day: November 16, 9.a.m. – 1 p.m.
Virtual Open House: Available 24/7 for your convenience in the video here!
Learn more here!

The Children’s School

When it comes to education, we celebrate the adage: Don’t save the best for last. Decades of research have proven the early years are the most important in a child’s entire education. More than middle school, high school and college? Yes. Because the period from birth to age 8 is when a foundation for life is created. Deep curiosity. Interests. Passions. Skills. Confidence. Respect for others, oneself and the natural world. Put those together, and it adds up to good habits of heart and mind for a lifetime.

That is why we at The Children’s School have focused on early childhood education for 56 years, with a clear mission—nurturing good habits of heart and mind through an individualized learning program and unsurpassed teaching talent. Head of School Maureen Murphy explains, “In that time, we have melded the very best thinking about children’s astonishing capacity to learn with five decades of working with children ourselves.” 

That expertise means that each student is known and supported in our classrooms, courtesy of a 6-to-1 student-to-teacher ratio. Every student has a learning program designed expressly for them, with careful monitoring and record keeping that allow for swift adjustments if necessary at The Children’s School. It also means your child is immersed in a curriculum rich in music, art, science, movement, technology, books and more books, and a suite of learning materials that beckon children to play, which, as we know, is the basis of all learning for children. Our five-acre sustainable campus and state-of-the-art building and Art Barn enfold students in the wonders of discovering the world and self-expression.

Ages 3 – 8
(203) 329-8815
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Open House: November 5, 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Contact The Children’s School to arrange a private tour. 
Enjoy a glimpse into the school and philosophies here.

The Cedar School


The Cedar School is co-ed day high school designed for bright students with mild-to-moderate language-based learning differences, such as Dyslexia.

We offer a college-prep program for students, grades 9-12, in Fairfield County, Westchester County, and the New York area. The Cedar School provides a rich academic setting and researched-based support for students who experience challenges in traditional educational settings. The school’s multisensory approach allows students to access a rigorous curriculum while mastering the skills they need for college and beyond.

Grades 9 – 12
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Contact [email protected] to schedule your in-person tour.

Eagle Hill School


Eagle Hill School is an independent, co-ed, day and five-day boarding school located in Greenwich, CT.

Eagle Hill School develops life-changing academic skills, self-confidence, and character in students who have been diagnosed with language-based learning differences, including dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, executive functioning disorder, ADHD, and auditory processing disorder. Each child is carefully evaluated, and based on the specific nature of his or her learning difficulty, a personalized educational program is developed.

Grades K – 8
Jennifer Shirazi, Director of Enrollment
[email protected] & [email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Virtual Open Houses: October 12, November 9, December 14, 9:30 a.m.

Fusion Academy

Fusion Academy is a private accredited middle and high school for grades 6 -12

They offer a personalized one-to-one education model where every course is individualized to the student in a positive social setting. Fusion offers both in-person and live virtual instruction for full-time enrollment, part-time courses for credit, or tutoring/mentoring sessions.

The school is open year-round and enrolls on a rolling basis.

Grades 6 – 12
(203) 323-2191
Request information here.
Visit the website here for more information!

Find details here about enrollment events.
Schedule a tour here.

Greenwich Academy


A leader in all-girls education, Greenwich Academy is an independent college preparatory day school for students in grades pre-K through 12. Their rigorous academic program empowers students to be creative, inquisitive, and resourceful in every aspect of their learning under the guidance of a dedicated and talented faculty. Underpinning everything they do is a firm commitment to helping girls develop compassion, moral courage, and resilience, as embodied in our motto: Toward the Building of Character.

Rich co-curricular offerings enhance everyday learning at GA. Whether she’s writing for our award-winning literary magazine, working to cultivate new antibiotics, attending a conference on Kingian Non-Violence, or fashioning a costume for a musical production, a GA girl has the opportunity to identify her interests and explore them fully. The fine and performing arts are popular at every level, as are community service and social justice commitments. We are also proud of the strength of our athletic program, as well as the fact that girls of all skills levels can participate.

In GA’s Upper School, the Coordinate Program with their brother school, Brunswick, enables GA students to enroll in classes on both campuses and gives them access to a total of over 200 courses between the schools.

Pre-K – Grade 12
(203) 625-8990
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!


Open House: October 17, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Register here!

Greenwich Catholic School

Greenwich Catholic School is unlike any other school in Fairfield and Westchester County.

We do more than educate your child. We help mold them into strong, confident leaders who think critically, act compassionately, and are prepared to be responsible global citizens.

Each child at Greenwich Catholic is known, cared for, and supported by every member of our strong community.

With unrivaled academics and athletics, comparatively low tuition, and a solid track record of getting our graduates into their first choice high school, Greenwich Catholic sets each student up for success.

We are a co-educational day school in Greenwich, Connecticut, where students in PreK 3 through Grade 8 learn and thrive.

PreK 3 – Grade 8
(203) 869.4000
Visit the website here to learn more!

Schedule an In-Person Tour, here.
Take a Virtual Tour: here.
Take A Virtual Walkthrough, here.

Greenwich Country Day School


The Mission of Greenwich Country Day School is to enable all children in their care to discover and to develop what is finest in themselves—to achieve the highest standards in their studies, in their play, and in their character.

Greenwich Country Day School is a co-educational, college preparatory, independent school for nursery through 12th grade. The purposeful mission of academic excellence and character development is as relevant today as it was at the school’s founding in 1926. GCDS’s curriculum builds a solid background in the sciences and humanities while challenging students to develop critical knowledge and skills through inquiry, exploration, interdisciplinary studies, and real-world application, preparing them for a rapidly changing world.

Important lessons are learned not only in the classroom, but also on the playing fields, in the art room, on stage, and through extracurricular activities, such as the chess team, robotics club, and student publications. An extensive community service program and numerous leadership opportunities teach students to turn their initiative and generosity into meaningful action. GCDS graduates are known as exceptionally well-prepared for success in higher education—and in life.

Nursery – Grade 12
Contact information available here.
Visit the website here for more information!

Virtual Open House:
October 19, 6:30 p.m. (Grades 9 – 11) Register here!
October 24, 1 p.m. (Nursery – Grade 8) Register here!

German International School New York


Open a world of opportunities for your child with a distinctive bilingual education and a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes the sciences.

For over 40 years, German International School New York (GISNY), an independent Pre-K through Grade 12 college preparatory program, cultivates students to develop into curious, analytical, and conscientious global citizens.

GISNY is the only school in the tristate area accredited to offer the NYS High School Diploma and the German International Abitur, a globally recognized diploma, which facilitates access to universities worldwide.

The completion of our science wing this fall with a new state-of-the-art Maker Space allows our students to fully explore projects in the fields of design thinking, life sciences, and artificial intelligence.

Our Pre-K and Kindergarten programs offer a bright, spacious, and nurturing environment, and with our Nature-Based Early Childhood Education Program our students enjoy most of their school day outdoors exploring, learning, and playing on our beautiful 20-acre campus.

Children entering our Pre-K or Kindergarten programs are not required to speak or understand German and build the foundation of being bilingual by first grade.

Pre-K – Grade 12
(914) 948-6513
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Virtual Open House: October 20 & November 17
Learn more and register for the next virtual open house or schedule a private campus tour here.

Greens Farms Academy


At Greens Farms Academy (GFA) we empower students to do the hard, thrilling, essential work of shaping their own world, of building their own future.

Our over 700 PreK–12 students come from 23 towns in Fairfield and Westchester counties and form an inclusive community that plays on 64 interscholastic athletic teams, participates in a robust service-learning program, and aspires to live by our school’s motto, “Each for All.”

GFA cultivates curiosity and prepares students for an evolving world. And, this shifting reality is a challenge our school and community are fortunately well-positioned to tackle.

Since 1925, Greens Farms Academy has graduated thousands of compassionate, enterprising, broad-minded women and men – people with the courage and vision to build a better tomorrow.

Pre-K – Grade 12
(203) 256-7514
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Open House and Admission Information can be found here.
We can’t wait to meet you and see if GFA is a for for your family.

October 13: PreK-4 Open House, 830am – 10am.
October 24: PreK & K GFA Explore Day, 930am -11am
October 24: Grades 5-12 Open House, 1pm – 3pm
November 14: Grades 5-12 Open House, 1pm -3pm
December 8: PreK-4 Open House, 830am-10am

The Harvey School


The Harvey School personalizes an educational journey to be as unique as each individual student. Students don’t conform to a singular “portrait of a graduate.” They have unlimited opportunity to unlock potential and uncover talents.

Committed to engaged, college preparatory learning in a small class setting for students in grades 6-12, Harvey teachers ensure that students graduate knowing who they are and are fully prepared academically, socially, and emotionally.

Grade 6 – 12
William Mena, Director of Admissions and Financial Assistance

[email protected]
(914) 232-3161 ext. 113
Visit the website here for more information!

Open House: October 16, 9 a.m. – noon
Register here!

Holy Child

For over a century Holy Child has been educating girls with a personalized approach to learning.
Small class sizes, engaged faculty, and motivated students create a balanced educational experience that fosters a culture of achievement, values emotional intelligence, and encourages a commitment to community service. Holy Child is an all-girls, Catholic, independent, college-preparatory school for grades 5-12 located on 20 acres of bucolic land in Rye, NY.

Grades 5 – 12
Visit the website here for more information!

All-School Open House: October 16, 10 a.m. 11 a.m. noon
Open House Webinars: October 21, 9 a.m. November 9, 6:30 p.m. December 7, 9 a.m.

Hopkins School


Set Your Curiosity Free. Hopkins School students are curious – they love to think and learn. Here each day, at the nation’s third oldest independent school, high-achieving students come to learn with an intellectual passion, challenging one another in a collective pursuit of excellence.

  • Small classes average just 12 students.
  • Nearly one third of our most recent graduating class received National Merit recognition.
  • Our students’ most recent standardized test scores: 1470 average SAT, 32 average ACT. See our matriculation list
  • Hopkins students are gifted scholars, but they are also talented leaders, athletes, artists, entrepreneurs and more.
  • Students of color comprise 30 percent of our diverse, inclusive Hopkins family.
  • “All the teachers are so willing to help. They do all they can to help you become your best.” – Will, 11th grader

Grades 7 – 12
(203) 397-1001
Schedule a Call with an Admission Team Member
Visit the website here for more information!

Open Houses: October 23 (Virtual) October 24 (In-Person)
Register here!

Iona Preparatory School

For more than 100 years, Iona Preparatory has been the premier, all-boys, PK-12 Catholic school in Westchester County. Rooted in the Catholic tradition, we develop young men into dedicated leaders who strive for spiritual, intellectual, and physical excellence. Our exceptional academics and college preparatory program empower students to become leaders in the workplace, in their communities and in the world. For students seeking to develop academic abilities, deepen faith, cultivate character, and make lifelong connections, we invite you to discover the Iona Prep difference.
Iona Preparatory Lower School offers a well-rounded program that promotes the harmonious growth of the whole person, fosters higher-order thinking, and prepares students prekindergarten through eighth grade for lifelong learning. That learning continues at Iona Preparatory Upper School, which is home to the Superior Talent Enrichment Program that has been expanded to include science, as well as the humanities; a rigorous three-year Science Research Program; and is now the fifth Westchester secondary school to offer the AP Capstone Diploma, along with 17 AP courses.

It is education for higher expectations, and there is no better investment you can make in your son’s future success than an Iona Preparatory education. Graduates have earned more than $130 million in academic, merit-based scholarships over the past five years—more than $24 million alone by the Class of 2021—to schools such as Boston College, Duke, Johns Hopkins, RPI, Virginia and Wake Forest.

Iona Prep is the two-time defending LoHud Tom Whelan Private School of the Year, winning a combined eight division, league, city or state titles in 2020-2021. Our 30 athletic teams across 15 sports rise to the highest level of competition in the Catholic High School Athletic Association. More than 50 student-run clubs and activities allow students to explore new interests and step outside of their comfort zones.

PreK 4 – Grade 12
(914) 600-6154

[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Open Houses:
October 17, noon – 3 p.m. October 21, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. (Grades 9-12)
October 20, 4:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. (Grades 6-7)
November 6, 9 a.m. – noon (PK-4-Grade 5)

King School

King School sets a better standard for education.
Students in grades PreK through 12 engage in an expansive curriculum focused on student-driven inquiry and experiential learning. Our teaching methodology is guided by educational best practices and focused on strong relationships with faculty — creating a foundation for courageous thinking. King opens minds and encourages lifelong curiosity.

We value diversity and are inspired by our different backgrounds, perspectives, and lived experiences. Our students chart their own path and arrive at the nation’s top colleges confident, prepared, and ready to make an impact. King graduates are better prepared to better the world.

PreK – Grade 12
Visit the website here for more information!

Coffee and Conversation on Tuesdays:
Gives you a glimpse into different aspects of the school with opportunities
to learn on-campus and online.
Open House: November 7 (PreK – Grade 5)

Links Academy

Links Academy is a NEASC-accredited college preparatory program for students in grades 6-12. An individually tailored program is created to meet each student’s unique academic needs and goals.
Most students come to Links Academy to complete coursework from another school, to earn credit for middle school, or to meet high school graduation requirements. Students attend Links Academy for a variety of reasons including medical leave, the need for a flexible schedule, or because they are transitioning from one school to another or a traditional school setting is not meeting their needs. 
All instruction is delivered in a one-on-one format and students are paired with an instructor who is a subject-area specialist in their course.

Links Academy is located in Stamford.

Grades 6 – 12
(203) 883-0062
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information.

Inquire to schedule a parent meeting here.

The Long Ridge School


With a unique focus on nursery and elementary education, The Long Ridge School is a warm, joyful environment where students excel through progressive, inquiry-based, personalized learning. When you visit our expansive, idyllic campus, you’ll find an inclusive community, where teachers, students, and parents of all backgrounds work together to guide children toward becoming compassionate
global citizens.

Teachers at the Long Ridge School nurture each child’s strengths and interests—instilling confidence and leadership skills; fostering academic, social, and emotional development; and collaboratively building for each student the foundation for a fulfilling future.

Age 2 – Grade 5
(203) 322-7693
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

“Affording an Independent School Education: Demystifying the Financial Aid Process”
a Webinar Sponsored by The Long Ridge School: 
October 21, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Register here!
Email [email protected] or call (203) 322-7693 to set up an in-person Campus tour.

The Masters School


Set on 96 acres overlooking the Hudson River, The Masters School is a leading coed day and boarding school. 

We welcome students in grades 5-12 and offer five- and seven-day boarding options for upper school students.

Our renowned seminar-style learning approach produces independent thinkers who graduate prepared for college, career and life. Students find their passion on the athletic field, in the studio and on the stage.

Grades 5 – 12
[email protected]

Visit the website here for more information!

Virtual Open House: October 23, 10 a.m.
Register here!

The Mead School

The Mead School offers a Kindergarten through Grade 8 curriculum that is challenging and immersive in an environment that allows for deep connections with teachers.

Mead reinforces the development of a robust sense of self and encourages students to be directed by their curiosity, which opens the door to fearless learning.

Join us for an Open House or private tour to learn more about our commitment to student success well beyond the Mead years.

Child Care, Pre-K & K – Grade 8
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information.

Virtual Open House: October 21, 5:30 p.m.
Coffee & Conversation: Mondays, 11 a.m. Early Learning Center,
Wednesdays, 10 a.m. K – Grade 8, Fridays, 10 a.m. Nexus at Mead
Register here!

New Canaan Country School

New Canaan Country School is a co-ed, independent day school for students in Pre-K (ages 3 & 4) through Grade 9 living in Westchester and Fairfield counties.

New Canaan Country School graduates excel at top day, boarding and public secondary schools and go on to lead lives of impact and purpose.

Pre-K – Grade 9
Visit the website here for more information.

Coffee in the Commons: October 7, October 14 & October 21
Early Childhood Close-Ups: October 6 & October 20
Lower School Close-Ups: October 13
Check here for more information about upcoming virtual and in-person admission offerings.

Pierrepont School


Pierrepont students are curious about themselves, others, and the world and they approach learning with humility but also with the fierce intensity of their thinking.

Our teachers share with our students the things they love fiercely, as academic fields are for them not dead lands of accumulation but the most meaningful parts of their presence as humans.

A Pierrepont education is where our students learn how to be within themselves and the world around them, fully human in the present, with the past and the future within. 

Grades K – 12
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information.

 For more information on our admissions process and for our 2021-22 tour dates, please contact a member of our admissions team at 203-226-1891 or email: [email protected].

The Pinnacle School


The Pinnacle School enables students in grades 2 – 12 with language-based learning differences to thrive through small class sizes, individualized academic programming, active problem-solving, and relationship building.

Located in Stamford, Connecticut, Pinnacle is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is a Connecticut State Approved Special Education Program.

Grades 2 – 12
(203) 409.0068 x226 for Sunan Jones, Director of Enrollment
Visit the website here for more information!

Take a virtual tour here!

Riverdale Country School


Riverdale is a Pre-K through Grade 12 independent school on two “green” campuses in New York City that provides a rigorous academic program for its students as well as an intentional educational focus on personal development in all divisions.

The school has many traditions that have developed in its 100+ year history, but, at the same time, is a leader in developing educational practices that are relevant to schools in the United States and across the globe. Riverdale provides a comprehensive education that challenges our students, helps them develop meaning and purpose in their lives and, as our mission states “developing minds, building character, and creating community in order to change our world for the good.” Riverdale is more than just a school, it is an experience.

Pre-K – Grade 12
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

Open House information is available here!

Rye Country Day School


Rye Country Day School is a Pre-K through Grade 12 co-educational, college preparatory school serving 900+ students from Westchester and Fairfield Counties and New York City. Providing an excellent education using both traditional and innovative approaches, RCDS offers a challenging program that stimulates individuals to achieve their maximum potential through academic, athletic, creative, and social endeavors.

The School promotes moral responsibility and strength of character within a respectful, diverse, and nurturing learning community. Rye Country Day students are engaged, passionate learners, who exemplify the School’s commitment to teaching empathy, critical thinking, active citizenship, and service.

The RCDS motto, Not for Self, but for Service, guides teachers, students, and families and stresses the core belief in the potential of each individual to have a positive, lasting impact. 

Pre-K – Grade 12
Visit the website here for more information!

Open Houses:
October 17, noon (Lower School)
October 24, noon (Middle School)
October 31, noon (Upper School)

Sacred Heart Greenwich

Preschool: The mission of the Barat Center for Early Childhood Education at Sacred Heart Greenwich is to honor the young child through an appreciation of their developmental and transitional needs. The program provides rich learning experiences in phonological and phonemic awareness, emergent literacy, number sense, and fine and gross motor development. Sacred Heart Greenwich is highly committed to immersing children in the natural world by using outdoor classroom experiences that highlight concepts and skills. Additionally, Barat Center introduces them to enriching offerings, such as world languages, art, music, and technology.

K-12: Located on a beautiful 110-acre campus in Greenwich, Sacred Heart is an all-girls’ Catholic, independent college-preparatory day school that offers a rigorous academic program that challenges students to take on a variety of leadership roles on campus and beyond. Sacred Heart Greenwich provides an empowering learning environment for girls and young women from kindergarten through twelfth grade to prepare them to become confident, intelligent, and compassionate global leaders. Faith, community, growth, intellect, justice: These criteria define the Sacred Heart Greenwich experience for each student.

Preschool – Grade 12
(203) 531-6500
Visit the website here for more information.

Open House: November 6, 9 a.m.
Check the website here for admission tour information.

Schoolhouse Academy

​”Children must be taught how to think not what to think” – Margaret Mead

Schoolhouse Academy is an innovative independent private school situated on 66 secluded acres in Norwalk, CT and welcoming PreK – 12th Grade for the Fall of 2023! Schoolhouse Academy believes all families should have high quality educational options that best fit their child’s needs at an affordable cost. Their effective educational model of Project Based, Hands-on Learning, with a STEM and Art Focused Curriculum, supported by a technology rich environment; allows students to gain foundational knowledge of the world around them and how to think critically.

Schoolhouse Academy’s world-class educational program will prepare your child with the necessary skills, knowledge, and real-world experiences required for success in college, and a 21st Century competitive, global economy.

PreK – Grade 12
Visit the website here for more information.

Check the website here for admission tour information.

St. Aloysius


St. Aloysius is a Kindergarten through eighth grade, co-educational Catholic school in New Canaan. We have a strong commitment to academic excellence. We educate the whole child and provide a nurturing environment for our students to thrive. We teach and live the values of our faith and foster a commitment to serving others. Our school is truly a community of teachers, parents, and students. We provide our students with both strong academic and faith formation to succeed at the top high schools and for life. Our families come from towns across Fairfield County and New York State.

– Low student to teacher ratio, with individualized learning and a dedicated faculty 
– Our curriculum balances traditional and technology-driven approaches
– Strong core curriculum, plus the Arts, Spanish and Physical Education for all grades
– Enhanced Upper School curriculum includes Public Speaking, Performing Arts, Dance and French
– Preparation for the sacraments of First Holy Communion and Confirmation
– Our graduates succeed at the top private and public high schools
– Active parent community 
– Two-time winner of the Connecticut Science and Engineering Fair
– A National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence for Outstanding Academic Achievement (2010)
– Accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges
– We welcome individuals of any race, color, religion, and national and ethnic origin

K – Grade 8
(203) 966-0786, ext. 109
[email protected]
For more information visit the website here!

Open Houses:
October 26, October 28, November 3 & November 9
Space is limited. Register here to attend.

Request a private tour here.

St. Luke’s School


St Luke’s is a secular (non-religious) private school in New Canaan, CT, for grades 5-12.

St. Luke’s mission is an exceptional education that inspires a deep love of learning, a strong moral compass, the commitment to serve, and the confidence to lead. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership advances our mission by helping students develop exceptional leadership ability.

Grades 5 – 12
Connect with our Admissions Team!
[email protected]

For more information visit the website here!

St. Luke’s Middle School Experience:
October 20, 9:15 a.m. (parents only)
Open Houses:

October 24, noon (Upper School)
November 7, noon (Middle School)

Welcome Wednesdays:
Prospective families are invited to join our Admissions Director, Head of School, and Heads of Upper and Middle Schools for a discussion of St. Luke’s mission and distinct approach to education. Wednesdays, November 10, December 8, January 5 & 26, 9:15 a.m.

Click for information and to register

Spire School


The Spire School is an independent, therapeutic day school for intellectually capable students in Grades 6 – 12 who are struggling academically and emotionally.

Our students have experienced anxiety and avoidance, struggled with executive functioning challenges or depression, and benefit from a smaller, supportive learning environment with robust academics and a strong health and wellness component.

Located in Stamford, Spire is accredited by NEASC and is a CT State Approved Special Education Program.

Grades 6 – 12
(203) 661-1609 x204 to speak with Dede LeComte, Director of Admissions

Visit the website here for more information!

Inquire, then students and parents take a tour (together or separately as preferred by the family) and meet with the Director of Admissions and the Head of School. It is at this time the student will have his/her informal interview.

Tamim Academy of Greenwich


Inspired by Chabad, guided by leading educators and enriched by the spirit of community, Tamim Academy of Greenwich prepares students for purposeful lives by empowering them with a positive self-concept, a passion for learning, and strong eternal values. 

Tamim Academy offers a joyous and inclusive approach to Jewish education.  It matches an outstanding and innovative educational model with an individualized, child centered focus, emphasizing the development of the “whole child”, mind, body, and soul.

Our integrated curriculum provides fluidity between general and Judaic studies, encouraging real-world application and making learning more meaningful to students.

K – Grade 1
(917) 576-0615
Visit the website here for more information!

Contact Maryashie Deren at [email protected] to schedule a private campus tour.
Watch the video HERE to learn more about Tamim Academy!

Villa Maria School


For almost 50 years the Villa Maria School has been home to a smart and creative community of students who have otherwise struggled in traditional school settings.

Our students have been identified as having language processing disorders, nonverbal learning disabilities and/or executive functioning difficulties. Villa Maria is designed to be a small, understanding and safe place to do uncomfortable work.

We are dedicated to helping our students realize their full potential by encouraging meaningful relationships and promoting life-long learning through skill development.​

Kindergarten – Grade 9
(203) 322-5886 x104
[email protected]

Visit the website here for more information!

Virtual Open House: October 21, 9 a.m.
Register here!
Campus tours are available by appointment.

Whitby School


Located in Greenwich CT, Whitby is a co-educational independent school that provides educational continuity for children 18 months through Grade 8 in the Fairfield-Westchester area.

The premier Whitby Montessori Children’s House three-year program and the highly-recognized International Baccalaureate (IB) program in Grades 1 – 8 form the foundation that empowers Whitby students to think creatively and critically, preparing them as life-long learners and global citizens.

18 months – Grade 8
(203) 302-3900
[email protected]
Visit the website here for more information!

All School Open House: October 23, 1 p.m.
Virtual Middle School Exploration: October 27, 7:30 p.m.
Virtual All School Open House: November 18, 9:30 a.m.

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