Wheeler School

Tel: (401)421-8100
Grades: NS-12 | 816 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)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-Based Learning Differences

Student Body

Total Students 816 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Wheeler School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 30 / rolling
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The average private school tuition in Providence County, RI is $6,343 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Providence County, RI is 85% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).