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 extracurriculars
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.

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