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Rooted in a tradition of academic excellence, East Woods is a private school on Long Island that offers a well-rounded education. Through strong academics, and a rigorous course of study, children are taught how to think, not what to think. Our students are immersed in science, technology, math, foreign languages, history, literature, athletics, and the arts.Learn More
East Woods School is a friendly community of students, faculty, and parents that feels more like a family rather than just a school. Founded in 1946 by a small group of parents, East Woods remains a community of families seeking a Long Island private school that is small by design, and that promotes excellence in a nurturing environment. Learn More
East Woods offers a wide range of enrichment programs that provide many opportunities for students to explore and learn in a safe and nurturing environment. We cultivate confidence, and our students understand that their education is a journey, and not simply a number on a test. Learn More
The second grade has been studying influential Black Americans and African Americans during the month of February.
Dr. Singer joined Upper School students today to speak to them about Black History on Long Island. He believes that "Black History is Long Island's History."
The Seventh Graders challenged their critical thinking and persuasive skills this week by putting the protagonist of Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451 on trial!
Recently, the Fourth Grade students delved into the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
On Thursday, December 9th the 4th grade took a field trip to Epenetus Smith Tavern in Smithtown, New York.
In the ART DEPARTMENT, students were very busy with the Eighth Grade class Halloween costume, a long-time tradition.