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At-a-Glance

Mission
The Stanwich School provides an accelerated academic program within a community that inspires students to be their best, help others be their best, and make God’s world a better place. 

Head of School   Charles Sachs

School Address   257 Stanwich Road, Greenwich, CT

Main Phone   (203) 542-0000

E-mail   info@stanwichschool.org

Grades Served   PreK through 12

Total Enrollment   200

Percentage Boys/Girls   Approximately 60 - 40

Average Class Size   PreK-Grade 3 (16); Grade 4-6 (13); and Grade 7-12 (12)

Teacher/Student Ratio   1:6

Number of Faculty   56: 98% hold advanced degrees

Students Receiving Financial Aid   23%

Student Population
74% from Greenwich, 15% from other Fairfield County towns; and 11% from Westchester 

Sports & Co-Curricular Clubs
12 non-varsity sports, and 27 co-curricular clubs and organizations 

School Objectives:
- Build strong academic skills
- Develop physical capacities and interests
- Introduce the visual and performing arts
- Promote awareness of and service to others
- Instill values that build character
- Provide opportunities for parent participation

Transportation
In addition to free bus transportation provided by the Town of Greenwich for Greenwich residents, most towns in Westchester county provide free transportation for Westchester residents. The Stanwich School also provides a complimentary morning and afternoon shuttle to and from the Greenwich train station for students who ride the train. 

Academic Program Features:
- A spiraling curriculum that teaches to mastery
- Accelerated mathematics and language arts groupings
- Innovative STEAM offerings beginning in pre-kindergarten
- A creative fine and performing arts program that is fully integrated into the curriculum
- Individualized schedules and academic advisors for all students in Grades 6 and up
- The use of computers and other technological resources as learning tools rather than ends in themselves
- One-to-one electronic device use and instruction in Grades 2 and up
- Full student participation in community service projects as part of the regular school curriculum
- A full complement of field trips, clubs, after-school programs and enrichment events that enhance the curriculum
- A Parents as Partners values program for students and their families

Accreditations & Memberships
The Stanwich School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools