King and Low-heywood Thomas School

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1450 Newfield Ave

Stamford, CT 06905

(203) 322-3496

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 732

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

12 Parent Reviews for King and Low-heywood Thomas School

this is our third year at King and i have not yet ceased to be impressed by the balance of academic acuity and the emphasis on personal individual development in each student. the revamped upper school is wonderful, a perfect mate to the middle school and performing arts center. the care with which ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/08/14

I am a student at king and in my opinion King is way too easy. You never learn anything in most of your classes but still get by with good grades. I am yet to have to do any homework at home for any of my classes this year, but have a B average. Since you dont learn anything standardized testing becomes ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 05/19/14

King has an interesting environment because it's a mixture of kid's who never stop working, whose lives revolve purely around school work, and those that are regular kids still willing to work but also trying to grow up. This dynamic is common for many schools, yet at King the students whose lives are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/01/14

King is a school striving to be the best, the energy is evident in every aspect of the school, student and faculty enthusiasm. Yes there is a strong request to donate to the annual fund..AS THERE IS IN EVERY independent school. There is also an emphasis that you give within your reach, its about participation ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/11/13

The school is wonderful! We love it here but as another reviewer mentioned there is an intense pressure to give to the annual fund. It makes us very uncomfortable. As much as we love it here...this is the one drawback.

Posted by a parent on 11/02/13

We are about to start our 5th year at King, and we are very happy with the school. The teachers and administrators really know each child, and have brought out the best in both of my children. Academically, King excels at providing an individualized program for each child. There is abundant opportunity ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/11

King has the small-town school community atmosphere without the private school attitude. Both of my children have very different learning style, and both are excelling due to the fantastic teachers. My children and I could not be happier here!

Posted by a parent on 04/26/11

The kids here are family to my child, but some kids are snobby, and some are troublemakers. Some of the teachers take forever to grade a simple quiz, while others give it back that same day. There are many cliques. They don't push them in school and my child's friend is getting B's in English because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/28/10

Constant fundraising detracts from goal of education. Loads of political posturing. High percentage of teachers children in attendance. Teachers with certification, curriculum review and resources might improve the situation.

Posted by a parent on 11/08/09

Tom Main, Head of School and Marnie Sadlowsky, Head of Upper School are terrific administrators, as is Karin Wagner who is the scheduling wiz (Asst. Head of School). These people do a terrific job creating a nurturing environment for the students and provding a personalized education for all types of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/25/09

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Stamford schools — King and Low-heywood Thomas School is located at 1450 Newfield Ave, Stamford CT 06905. 1450 Newfield Ave is in the 06905 ZIP code in Stamford, CT King and Low-heywood Thomas School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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