More than 200 Windward parents, alumni, alumni parents, trustees, faculty and staff members, and friends joined The Windward School’s Board President Ellen Bowman in honoring Head of School Dr. John J. Russell at Guastavino’s under the Queensboro Bridge on the evening of May 4. The event was held to celebrate Dr. Russell’s 13 years leading Windward and to congratulate him in his next role as the inaugural executive director of The Windward Institute beginning July 1.
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.
The School is nationally recognized for its development of instructional programs designed specifically to help students achieve language proficiency.
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.
Campuses - Two in White Plains, N.Y. and one in Manhattan
Students across all three campuses
Periods of language arts classes per day
Of students return to mainstream schools
Financial aid distributed for 2018-2019
Hours of professional development for teachers each year
Science classrooms across all three campuses