Fieldston Middle School

3901 Fieldston Rd,
Bronx, NY, 10471-0104
     Tel: (718)329-7333
Grades: 6 - 8 | 377 students
The ideal of the school is to develop individuals who will be competent to change their environment to greater conformity with moral ideals.
Our school achieves academic excellence by challenging students to reach their highest potential in body, mind and spirit through the humanities, sciences, the arts and physical education.
The students become active learners and engage in vital discourse in a community of dedicated teachers and an atmosphere of intellectual discipline and creativity.
Through a curriculum rooted in the tenets of progressive education, students become independent thinkers as they learn that asking their own questions and seeking their own answers provides the key to the deepest kind of understanding.
Cooperative, student-centered, discussion-based learning, and the freedom to make mistakes, are part of our students' everyday lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 377 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Fieldston Middle School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horace Mann School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ethical Culture Fieldston Lower (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ethical Culture Fieldston Lower (0.1 miles away)
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  • BronxEthical Culture Fieldston Lower
    3901 Fieldston Rd
    BronxNY10471
    0.1 mi | 258 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BronxHorace Mann School
    231 W 246th St
    BronxNY10471
    (718)432-4000
    0.4 mi | 1688 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • BronxYeshiva Ohavei Torah Of Riverdale
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    450 W 250th St
    BronxNY10471
    (718)432-2600
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.4 mi | 73 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxYeshiva Of The Telshe Alumni
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    4904 Independence Ave
    BronxNY10471
    (718)601-3523
    All-boys  (Jewish)
    0.5 mi | 91 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxSt. Gabriel Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    590 W 235th St
    BronxNY10463
    (718)548-0444
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 190 students | Gr. K-9                      

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