Winchester Thurston School leads the way in educational innovation, rigorous academics, scholarly standards, and a learning environment that better prepares students for the challenges of a changing world.
Nationally recognized for work with gifted and talented students, distinctive campuses, and innovative programs, WT is a Jr. Pre-K - 12 private school in the Shadyside neighborhood of Pittsburgh where students achieve at the highest levels.

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Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded
1887
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
n/a
Student Body Type
Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(khaki or blue pants/skirt or jumper, white or blue shirt (PK-8); in grades 9-12, we have a dress code, not a uniform.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition ranges from $16,000 - 33,000
Admissions Director
Brooks Follansbee

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