King & Low-heywood Thomas School

1450 Newfield Ave
Stamford, CT 06905-0690
Tel: (203)322-3496
Grades: PK - 12 | 664 students
King Low Heywood Thomas School (King) is an independent, college preparatory school serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through twelfth grade.
King is a diverse, vibrant learning community dedicated to educational excellence and the fullest academic and personal achievement of our students.
We champion the development of each individual's talents, character, and self-confidence by offering students challenging intellectual, creative, athletic, leadership and service opportunities.
King's culture of respect for one's self and for others promotes independence and collaboration.
King graduates are well prepared to pursue lives of learning and accomplishment, personal fulfillment and social responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 664 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade King & Low-heywood Thomas School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity Catholic High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Cecilia Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Cecilia Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stamford
    Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
    0.6 miles
    1186 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-6505
    0.6PK-5
    295
  • Stamford
    Trinity Catholic Middle
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-9 | 227 students
    1.1 miles
    948 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-7383
    1.17-9
    227
  • Stamford
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    1.1 miles
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford, CT 06905
    (203)322-3401
    1.19-12
    426
  • Stamford
    The Children's School
    Montessori School
    Grades: K-2 | 142 students
    1.4 miles
    118 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford, CT 06903
    (203)329-8815
    1.4K-2
    142
  • New Canaan
    Grades: NS-9 | 646 students
    1.8 miles
    635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)972-0771
    1.8NS-9
    646

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