The Hayground School

Tel: (631)537-7068
Grades: PK - 8 | 80 students
Hayground School is founded on the conviction that all children can and should live a life of the mind.
All children can be serious and passionate reasers; all children can engage in serious discourse; all children can work and study in a community where art is at the center, not the periphery, of life.
All children can develop the habit of compassion.
Our mission at Hayground is to provide an open, community school where unproductive conventions are replaced by new ways of teaching and learning.
We are committed to a program of innovalaton in a community of diversity, both economical and cultural.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 29%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 95%
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 50%
Admissions Director Marcelle Langendal

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ross School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ross School (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ross School (0 miles away)
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  • Bridgehampton
    Grades: NS-6 | 127 students
    0 miles
    Po Box 604
    Bridgehampton, NY 11932
    (631)537-1240
    0NS-6
    127
  • Sag Harbor
    Grades: K-9 | 235 students
    1.6 miles
    135 Division St
    Sag Harbor, NY 11963
    (631)725-2525
    1.6K-9
    235
  • East Hampton
    Grades: NS-12
    3.2 miles
    18 Goodfriend Drive
    East Hampton, NY 11937
    (631)907-5400
    3.2NS-12
    n/a
  • Southampton
    Grades: PK-8 | 343 students
    7.4 miles
    160 N Main Street
    Southampton, NY 11968
    (631)283-9140
    7.4PK-8
    343
  • Southampton
    Grades: PK-KG | 37 students
    9 miles
    135 Saint Andrews Rd
    Southampton, NY 11968
    (631)283-2223
    9PK-KG
    37

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