Fayerweather Street School helps young people develop the knowledge, skills, and awareness to flourish in a complex, diverse, and increasingly interdependent world. They believe that truly knowing each child is at the heart of a great education. They strive to engage each child’s intellect, imagination, and awakening sense of social responsibility and to help students become confident, resourceful, and enthusiastic learners. They 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. They value a curriculum that nurtures both independent and collaborative work, and helps students examine and understand issues of bias and social justice. Fayerweather teachers recognize that each child has unique interests, strengths, needs, and learning styles.