The Hewitt School

  • The young women of The Hewitt School are the center of an educational program that encourages independent thought and creativity.
  • Athletics to arts, languages to laboratories, music to math: a balanced, healthy, and comprehensive environment is our goal.
  • The educational professionals who comprise our faculty and staff serve as leaders, listeners and role models.
  • Together - teachers, parents, staff - we encourage each student's interests and ideas.
  • We value her background and help her to maintain her individuality.
  • We help her become a leader and become an independent woman.

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The Hewitt School places among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students493 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Hewitt School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The young women of The Hewitt School are the center of an educational program that encourages independent thought and creativity. Athletics to arts, languages to laboratories, music to math: a balanced, healthy, and comprehensive environment is our goal. The educational professionals who comprise our faculty and staff serve as leaders, listeners and role models. Together - teachers, parents, staff - we encourage each student's interests and ideas. We value her background and help her to maintain her individuality. We help her become a leader and become an independent woman.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 705 students
    0.9 miles
    610 East 83rd Street
    New York, NY 10028
    (212) 744-8582
    0.9 K-12
    705
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 565 students
    0.3 miles
    210 E 77th Street
    New York, NY 10075
    (212) 861-0404
    0.3 K-12
    565
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 733 students
    0.8 miles
    22 E 91st St
    New York, NY 10128
    (212) 289-5940
    0.8 K-12
    733
  • New York
    Grades: K-12 | 626 students
    0.8 miles
    20 East 92nd Street
    New York, NY 10128
    (212) 933-6502
    0.8 K-12
    626
  • New York
    Grades: NS-12 | 788 students
    1.1 miles
    312 East 95th Street
    New York, NY 10128
    (212) 426-3360
    1.1 NS-12
    788

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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $25,653 for elementary schools and $43,632 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 58% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).