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 Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 664 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade King & Low-heywood Thomas School Students 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 (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Cecilia Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Cecilia Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • Stamford Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Cecilia Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1186 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-6505
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Canaan New Canaan Country School
    635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan , CT , 06840
    (203)972-0771
    1  mi  |  646  students  |  Gr.  NS-9
  • Stamford Trinity Catholic Middle
    (Roman Catholic)
    948 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-7383
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Stamford
    Trinity Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    926 Newfield Ave
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)322-3401
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  455  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Stamford
    The Children's School
    Montessori School
    118 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06903
    (203)329-8815
    Montessori School
    1.3  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  K-2

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