Williamsburg Northside School

Our School Mission

All children are strong, capable individuals. Guided by this understanding, we at Brooklyn's Williamsburg Northside School, welcome families into beautiful and flexible environments where children engage in independent and collaborative investigations. Our teaching community builds a unique curriculum from the children’s interests, their experiences with one another and the world in which they live. We honor authentic expression and diversity as we cultivate compassionate citizens who find joy in learning.

Why Northside?

Explore the advantages of a Northside Nursery through 8th grade education

Teaching and Learning

Our curriculum is rooted in current research based best practices and organized around questions, real world problems, and authentic projects


Our Preschool program is inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education and values each child’s individuality within the context of a community

Middle School

At the core of our program is a commitment to three underlying principles: A strong and positive sense ocommunity.  Engaging and challenging academics, and a committed faculty with demonstrated expertise in the Middle School years

Lower School

Northside’s Lower School is founded on the belief and experience that engaging children’s powerful curiosity and passion for learning is critical to the development of higher order thinking


Learn about our Arts programs, such as Studio Art, Guitar, and more

What's Happening

By the Numbers


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