The Hayground School

  • Hayground School is founded on the conviction that all children can and should live a life of the mind.
  • All children can be serious and passionate reasers; all children can engage in serious discourse; all children can work and study in a community where art is at the center, not the periphery, of life.
  • All children can develop the habit of compassion. Our mission at Hayground is to provide an open, community school where unproductive conventions are replaced by new ways of teaching and learning.
  • We are committed to a program of innovalaton in a community of diversity, both economical and cultural.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1996

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 30%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
95%
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
50%
Admissions Director Marcelle Langendal
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The average private school tuition in Suffolk County, NY is $7,036 for elementary schools and $22,158 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Suffolk County, NY is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).