The Mead School

1095 Riverbank Road,
Stamford, CT, 06903-0690
Tel: (203)595-9500
Grades: NS - 8 | 124 students
A child's Mead experience is unlike any other.
 Mead encourages children to take risks, to explore beyond what they believed was possible, to fearlessly engage in the unknown to discover something new about the world, and about themselves.
 Mead's unique two-teacher system helps each child become a passionate learner and a confident achiever.
 At Mead, expect your child to develop new academic muscles, a tireless curiosity, the courage to question and the skills required to be extraordinary.
 Our attention to deep learning, rich, challenging experiences, and personal development has helped us set the standard in education for over 40 years.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 124 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 26%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Mead School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 67%
Average Class Size 6 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Brooke Wachtel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
SoccerSoftball,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Baseball, Ceramics, Chess, Cooking, Creative Writing, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, Gymnastics, Improv Theatre, Nature & Zoology, Soccer, Tennis Baseball, Ceramics, Chess, Cooking, Flag Football, Floor Hockey, Gymnastics, Improv Theatre, Soccer, Tennis, Creative Writing,
Nature & Zoology,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 10/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Stanwich School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Long Ridge School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Spirit School (2 miles away)
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  • Stamford The Long Ridge School
    478 Erskine Road
    Stamford , CT , 06903
    (203)322-7693
    1.8  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  NS-5
  • Stamford
    Holy Spirit School
    (Roman Catholic)
    403 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06903
    (203)329-1623
    (Roman Catholic)
    2  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Stamford
    The Children's School
    Montessori School
    118 Scofieldtown Rd
    Stamford , CT , 06903
    (203)329-8815
    Montessori School
    2.2  mi  |  142  students  |  Gr.  K-2
  • Stamford
    Grace Christian School
    (Christian)
    602 High Ridge Road
    Stamford , CT , 06905
    (203)329-1482
    (Christian)
    2.5  mi  |  34  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenwich The Stanwich School
    257 Stanwich Rd
    Greenwich , CT , 06830
    (203)542-0000
    2.8  mi  |  350  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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