Elmwood Day School

900 Dobbs Ferry Road,
White Plains, NY, 10607
Tel: (914)592-8577
Formerly Elmwood Nursery School, we have been providing excellent early childhood education to Lower Westchester since 1957.
We strive to create an environment that allows each child to feel safe, known, comfortable, and accepted.
We offer morning and afternoon classes for children ages two through first grade.
Enrichment opportunities include Young Authors, Drama Around the World, Cooking, Sports, Art, Science, and Young Architects.
Our integrated curriculum, based on New York State standards, fosters abstract and concrete thinking skills.
Spontaneous play, teacher-directed, and child-initiated activities help children develop a strong awareness of themselves and the world around them.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 1
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solomon Schechter School of Westchester (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Solomon Schechter School of Westchester (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ny School For The Deaf (2 miles away)
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