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Registration Open for The Windward School 2020 Summer Program

The Windward School's Summer Program offers a month-long curriculum for students in grades 2-9, taught by full-time Windward faculty members trained in the school's research-validated, multisensory approach. The 2020 summer program starts on Monday, July 6 and ends on Friday, July 31. Students can enroll in a half-day or full-day program at either the Westchester Middle School or Manhattan campuses. For the first time, Windward is offering a half-day program for students entering grade 2. Register online at before the registration deadline of Sunday, May 31. 

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Windward in the News - Dyslexia Advocacy

On Wednesday, October 16, 2019, Dr. John J. Russell, Executive Director of The Windward Institute, joined a high-profile panel of experts, including Windward alumnae and New York State Assemblymember Robert Carroll '04) to discuss the urgent need to improve the diagnosis and education of dyslexic students in New York. Read more and watch the full forum here.

Read More about Windward in the News - New York Could Mandate Dyslexia Screening in Preschools


The goal of our administration, faculty, and staff is to ensure that every Windward student reads with confidence, writes with purpose, and achieves the skills necessary to lead a life of fulfillment and accomplishment.
An independent school exclusively for students with dyslexia and language-based learning disabilities, The Windward School enrolls students in grades one through nine.
The School's academic curriculum is research-based and multisensory in nature. It is designed to give students the skills they need to succeed in school and return with confidence to mainstream educational settings.

Our Campuses

Westchester Lower School

Grades 1–4

Westchester Lower School is located at 13 Windward Avenue, White Plains, NY 10605. To visit, please request more information here.

Westchester Middle School

Grades 5–9

Westchester Middle School is located at 40 West Red Oak Lane, White Plains, NY 10604. To visit, please request more information here.

Manhattan Lower & Middle Schools

Grades 1–8

Manhattan Lower and Middle Schools is located at 212 East 93rd Street (b/w 2nd and 3rd Avenues), New York, NY 10128. To visit, please request more information here.

At a Glance


Campuses - Two in White Plains, N.Y. and one in Manhattan


Students across all three campuses in grades 1-9
Low Student-Teacher Ratio


Periods of language arts classes per day


Of students return to mainstream schools

$6 million+

Financial aid distributed for 2019-2020


Cumulative hours of professional development for teachers each year


Science classrooms across all three campuses

The Voices of Windward