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Ages 2 to 18

Dwight School

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CurriculumIB
Language of instructionEnglish
Age RangeAges 2 to 18
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Quick summary of key school information

Language of instruction English
Native English teachers
Extra languages (other than English)
Class sizes Average
Maximum
Extracurricular activities
School bus
School's webpage:
Yearly fees: from: $29,900
to: $53,550
This school has more than one campus in New York City:
Main Campus: Ages 6 to 18

Address: 18 West 89th Street New York, NY 10024 USA

Riverside Campus: Ages 2 to 6

Address: 144 Riverside Blvd New York, NY 10069 USA

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Number of students

954

Number of nationalities represented in the school

40

Native English speaking teachers

Yes

Language support for students not fluent in English

English as an Alternate Language

Additional language classes offered by the school

Spanish, French, Mandarin, German, Italian, Korean, Japanese, Dutch, Russian, Latin, Swedish

Use of technology in the classroom

Dwight School has a 1:1 Technology Program for Grades 1-12. The purpose of the 1:1 program is to enhance the learning experience for each student. This learning takes many forms, from developing research skills to designing and creating innovative solutions to real-world problems. By providing each student with his/her own device, Dwight ensures that technology is a regular component of students’ learning experiences.

Entry evaluation for students

Assessment

External examinations or assessments available

IB Diploma

School start time

8:30

School finish time

Nursery: 12:00
Kindergarten: 14:30
G1 - G12: 15:00

Extracurricular activities or clubs offered

95 clubs and activities

Sports facilities at the school

Dwight School Athletic Center: 40,000 square-foot facility boasts comprehensive state-of-the-art athletic facilities: a regulation-size high school gym seating 200 people, a six-lane, 25-yard indoor swimming pool, exercise and dance rooms, learning spaces, locker rooms and two rooftop turf tennis courts.

Sports teams or sport competitions available for students

Yes

Qualities and characteristics best defining the school

Founded in 1872, Dwight School is an internationally renowned independent school (nursery-grade 12) committed to educating the next generation of innovative global leaders — one student at a time. Providing a personalized experience for each student through the academically rigorous International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum, Dwight is dedicated to “igniting the spark of genius” in every child. Dwight School has been recognized by the IB organization as a world leader in international education.

Teaching approach of the school

Dwight embraces the individuality of each learner, as no two students are the same. Dwight supports these student journeys through a robust academic curriculum and after-school programs. Dwight makes it a priority to focus on and develop each child’s spark of genius. Whether connecting a student with an exceptional mentor, designing tailor-made enrichment, crafting a special study abroad opportunity, or providing an innovative program or tutorial, Dwight recognizes and fosters each student’s gifts and talents.

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