Weiss School

     Tel: (561)627-0740
Grades: PK - 8 | 242 students
The Weiss School, located in Palm Beach Gardens, is fully accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools, the Florida Kindergarten Council, and the Southern Association for Colleges and Schools.
We understand the unique needs of Gifted Students, and have been educating the gifted population (PreK to 8th Grade) since 1989.
Our  school gives children the opportunity to develop mentally, socially, and emotionally to their fullest potential.
With small classes, individual attention is a priority.
Students, teachers and parents work together to map out individualized educational programs that build upon each child's special strengths and skills, while enhancing the child's self-esteem and self-concept.
Our mission is to provide a warm, caring environment in which all students succeed in developing the knowledge and social skills they need to be independent thinkers.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Florida Council of Independent Schools (FCIS)
Florida Kindergarten Council (FKC)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Gifted Program
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 242 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 16 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,500
Tuition Notes range from $11,888.00-$16,052.00
% on Financial Aid 25%
Admissions Director Bettina Knoblauch

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBasketballDance,
SoccerTennis,
Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 22 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ballet/Jazz Dance, Computer Science, Irish Dance, Mandarin, Odyssey of the Mind, PreBallet, Reading/Book Club, Video Production, Yoga, Zumba, art, band, chess, golf, gymnastics, math counts, soccer, spanish, tae kwon do, tennis, theater, vocal Irish Dance, Mandarin, PreBallet, Yoga, Zumba, art, band, chess, golf, gymnastics, math counts, soccer, spanish, tae kwon do, tennis, theater, vocal, Ballet/Jazz Dance,
Computer Science,
Odyssey of the Mind,
Reading/Book Club,
Video Production,

School Notes:

We understand the unique needs of gifted children, and provide a highly individualized gifted educational program that addresses challenges, builds upon strengths, and unleashes the potential of each young mind and spirit we serve.

Profile last updated: 10/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Score At The Top Learning Center & School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Score At The Top Learning Center & School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Church In The Gardens Preschool (0.6 miles away)
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