Wheeler School

Tel: (401)421-8100
Grades: PK - 12 | 679 students
Founded in 1889, The Wheeler School is an independent day school for girls and boys from Nursery through Grade Twelve.
Although preparation for college is a primary goal of the Upper School, our program in all divisions is intended to be both academically rigorous and developmentally appropriate.
Our goal is to build relationships based on appreciation and trust.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 679 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Wheeler School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Moses Brown School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hamilton School At Wheeler (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Moses Brown School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Providence Hamilton School At Wheeler
    Special Education School
    216 Hope St
    Providence , RI , 02906
    (401)421-8100
    Special Education School
    0  mi  |  181  students  |  Gr.  2-9
  • Providence
    Child's Play    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    296 Angell Street
    Providence , RI , 02906
    (401)331-8443
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |  45  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Providence
    Moses Brown School
    Special Program Emphasis (Friends)
    250 Lloyd Ave
    Providence , RI , 02906
    (401)831-7373
    Special Program Emphasis (Friends)
    0.2  mi  |  755  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Providence
    Brown/fox Point Early Childhood Education Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    150 Hope St
    Providence , RI , 02906
    (401)521-5460
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Providence
    French-American School of Rhode Island
    Special Program Emphasis
    75 John Street
    Providence , RI , 02906
    (401)274-3325
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.5  mi  |  198  students  |  Gr.  NS-8

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