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Fayerweather Street School

Fayerweather Street School

Grades: Pre-K - 8
Type: Day
Gender: Coed


Founded in 1967, Fayerweather Street School is a co-educational, independent day school for students pre-K–grade 8 located in Cambridge. Fayerweather believes the innate curiosity and creativity of children lay the foundation for their future success. Their vibrant classrooms are fi lled with passionate teachers and engaged learners. Fayerweather offers: a team-teacher model with multi-age classrooms; challenging academics; a diverse student population; a commitment to social justice and an anti-bias curriculum; Spanish, music, library, art, woodshop and physical education; generous financial aid; and more than 25 extended day enrichment opportunities.

Mission Statement

At Fayerweather Street School, we help young people develop the knowledge, skills and awareness to flourish in a complex, diverse and increasingly interdependent world. We believe that truly knowing each child is the heart of a great education. We strive to engage each child’s intellect, imagination and awakening sense of social responsibility, to help our students become confident, resourceful and enthusiastic learners. We are committed to building a diverse and welcoming community in which compassion, humor and respect are woven throughout the curriculum and spirit of the day.