The Young School

The Young School and Elementary is a private, independent school offering quality education for children newborn to 10 years of age.
Our program serves a culturally diverse middle to high-income community.
Throughout the school, age groups are developmentally integrated in a challenging and cooperative atmosphere.
The school develops each child's spirit of independent inquiry as well as each child's realization of his/her self worth.
It is the school's purpose to design programs that best suit the child rather than the child fitting the program.
A caring, nurturing and devoted staff recognizes and addresses each child's special pattern of growth: physical, emotional, social and intellectual.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students71 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Young School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

School Notes

  • The Young School and Elementary is a private, independent school offering quality education for children newborn to 10 years of age. Our program serves a culturally diverse middle to high-income community. Throughout the school, age groups are developmentally integrated in a challenging and cooperative atmosphere. The school develops each child's spirit of independent inquiry as well as each child's realization of his/her self worth. It is the school's purpose to design programs that best suit the child rather than the child fitting the program. A caring, nurturing and devoted staff recognizes and addresses each child's special pattern of growth: physical, emotional, social and intellectual.
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