West End Day School

West End Day School is More Than a School - it is a community of students, staff, and parents who have a shared vision. We create a safe haven for learning, strive to be a trusted partner for parents, and foster the development of resiliency in children to build a strong foundation for their lifelong success. Together We: Establish an individualized and challenging educational program that supports our bright students and their unique learning styles.
Cultivate our students' inner strengths by recognizing the impact emotions have on learning.
Provide a flexible atmosphere, where children feel comfortable meeting high expectations.
Promote, nurture, and engage relationships, because they are central to our well-being.  Ensure that families feel valued, supported, and understood.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 46 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $75,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
ADD/ADHD Support
Learning Difference Programs
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
46 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 40%
Students by Grade
West End Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Classroom Dress Code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Jennifer Greene Susser

School Notes

  • BeingMore Than A Schoolmeans providing a nurturing environment that feels more like a second home. For school-aged children, school and home are the most prevalent aspects of their worlds. If life at school is a struggle, it ultimately affects life at home. We provide a place where students can build on their strengths so they can feel strong enough to take on challenges. With this in mind, we understand there are many factors that add to a child`s success at school.
  • At WEDS, the foundation of our program highlights that all behavior has meaning, and how you feel impacts how you learn. With a multidisciplinary team that includes Master Level Teachers, Counselors, Speech and Language Pathologists, and OccupationalTherapists,we truly support the whole child. Here at WEDS, we believe relationships matter and having positive relationships with adults and peers at school make all the difference when it comes to learning.
  • Collaboration is at the root of everything we do.In our building, collaboration is happening all day, every day. But it doesn`t end there.We bring together parents, faculty, and students to address any issues that come up. The lines of communication are always wide open and we wouldn`t have it any other way.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does West End Day School cost?
West End Day School's tuition is approximately $75,000 for private students.
Does West End Day School offer a summer program?
Yes, West End Day School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
When is the application deadline for West End Day School?
The application deadline for West End Day School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 46 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $75,000
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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