Milestone School

70 West Broad Street
Mount Vernon, NY 10552-0105
Tel: (914)667-3478
Grades: NS-4 | 137 students
"Good Beginnings Never End" is the premise upon which The Milestone School was founded in 1979.
An independent Nursery through Grade 4 day school, we prepare students for a lifetime of learning. Realizing the importance of this critical phase of learning, our highly enriched curriculum will take your child through this first and most important "milestone" in his or her education.
Rooted in Montessori principles, we provide a strong academic foundation while leaving room for the child to explore many other disciplines from Spanish to our highly acclaimed Shakespeare program.
Our Small classroom sizes allow for individualized attention ensuring each child's academic success.
Centrally located in the Fleetwood section of Mount Vernon, Milestone draws its diverse student body from Westchester, Rockland and Fairfield Counties, as well as the surrounding New York City area.
Ours is an enlightened setting...it goes beyond retention of knowledge and works with each child to develop confidence, independence, and a desire to learn...preparing them for a a future of "endless possibilities.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-4
Year Founded 1979

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
90%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Milestone School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Mrs. Angela Freeman

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess, Drama, Piano, Robotics, Running, Soccer Chess, Drama, Piano, Robotics, Running, Soccer,

School Notes:

  • "Good Beginnings Never End" is the premise upon which The Milestone School was founded in 1979. An independent Nursery through Grade 4 day school, we prepare students for a lifetime of learning. Realizing the importance of this critical phase of learning, our highly enriched curriculum will take your child through this first and most important "milestone" in his or her education. Rooted in Montessori principles, we provide a strong academic foundation while leaving room for the child to explore many other disciplines from Spanish to our highly acclaimed Shakespeare program. Our Small classroom sizes allow for individualized attention ensuring each child's academic success. Centrally located in the Fleetwood section of Mount Vernon, Milestone draws its diverse student body from Westchester, Rockland and Fairfield Counties, as well as the surrounding New York City area. Ours is an enlightened setting...it goes beyond retention of knowledge and works with each child to develop confidence, independence, and a desire to learn...preparing them for a a future of "endless possibilities."  

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Fortress Christian Academy (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ss Peter & Paul School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sarah Lawrence Early Childhood Center (0.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Vernon
    Ss Peter & Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 179 students
    0.3 miles
    125 E Birch St
    Mount Vernon, NY 10552
    (914)664-1321
    0.3K-9
    179
  • Bronxville
    Grades: PK-1 | 124 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Meadway
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914)395-2353
    0.6PK-1
    124
  • Mount Vernon
    Grades: K-12 | 32 students
    0.9 miles
    51 N 10th Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914)699-9039
    0.9K-12
    32
  • Bronxville
     St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 260 students
    0.9 miles
    30 Meadow Avenue
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914)337-0261
    0.9K-8
    260
  • Mount Vernon
    Grades: PK-8 | 304 students
    1 miles
    38 N 5th Ave
    Mount Vernon, NY 10550
    (914)667-4063
    1PK-8
    304

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