The Windward School

Transforming Lives: The Proven Windward Way

The Windward School is a co-ed, independent day school located in New York City and White Plains, New York, for children in grades 1-9 with language-based learning disabilities like dyslexia. Windward’s mission is to remediate students’ language-based learning disabilities and to return them to mainstream schools.


Grades served: Grades 1 – 9
Total Enrollment: 970
1275 Mamaroneck Avenue, White Plains, NY
(914) 949-6968
Head of School: Jamie Williamson
Assistant Head of School for Enrollment Management: Beth Foltman
Director of Admissions: ToniAnn Hutchison

Open House: Please check our website for more information.

Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions

“We need Windward all over the country, because there is no school like it.”

“This School literally saves children’s lives by teaching them in a way that makes sense to their learning style. It’s a magic school!”

“I feel very lucky to know my daughter is part of this incredible school. Beside the impressive academic side to it, Windward teaches human values that I know my daughter will carry with her as an adult. I am deeply thankful for everything Windward has done for my family.”