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Fayerweather Street School

Fayerweather Street School is a coeducational private alternative traditional school for students in grades Pre-K through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Fayerweather Street School says

The Fayerweather Street School is an independent, progressive school that provides a child-centered approach to learning from Pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. Fayerweather educates children to become self-confident and self-directed learners, critical and reflective thinkers, explorers of ideas, and risk-takers. We are respectful of individual learning styles. Our integrated and thematic curriculum is designed to spark questions and concerns about the world while providing a structure in which strong academic skills are developed. Fayerweather supports educational research, professional development, and engagement in community action. Fayerweather strives to build and sustain a community with varied backgrounds of race, religion, ethnicity, and sexual orientation. We are committed to preparing students to engage in an interdependent and diverse world.



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 193
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Pre-K 10
Kindergarten 21
1 18
2 14
3 21
4 16
5 20
6 25
7 24
8 24

Fayerweather Street School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Fayerweather Street School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 6 : 1
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 64%
Multi-racial 20%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 4%
Asian 4%


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State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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