Westhampton Day School

Westhampton Day School (WDS) is a ministry of Westhampton United Methodist Church (WUMC).
For more than seventy years, WDS has been a mission of WUMC in their endeavors to support and be an actively contributing member of their community.
The Preschool and Kindergarten were opened in 1953, and the extended day program was added in 1977.

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School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Religious AffiliationMethodist
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1953
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students132 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Westhampton Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
98%
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorAlex Strabley
Admissions AssociateHeather Larsen

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBallet, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, TennisBalletBasketball,
GolfSoccer,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Arts and Music Programs:
Drama

School Notes

  •  Westhampton Day School provides a Christian environment that is nurturing, safe, mutually respectful, and conducive to learning. Our goal is to create a stimulating and hands-on learning experience for each individual child which promotes intellectual, physical, and social/emotional development.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school to Westhampton Day School is Shaarei Torah Of Richmond (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Christopher's School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bon Secours Family Center (0.3 miles away)
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