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Welcome to the Birch Wathen Lenox School

A K-12, coeducational, college preparatory independent school in New York City, Birch Wathen Lenox has forged a singular mission. The School is committed to a rigorous, traditional academic program. At the same time, it is open to adapting innovation, consistent with its traditional values. The School strives to develop the unique potential of each student by cultivating intellectual, aesthetic and ethical excellence.

LOWER SCHOOL

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MIDDLE SCHOOL

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UPPER SCHOOL

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By the Numbers

K-12

Grades

4:1

Student:Teacher ratio

34%

Students of Color

28

Athletic Teams

42

Student Clubs and Organizations

100%

College Matriculation

Testimonials

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What our students are saying:

“My teachers have been by my side the entire way, and I wouldn't be here without their support." Upper School Student

What our students are saying:

“The people here are super friendly and kind. My friends are also super cool and nice. The classes are interactive and fun." 

Middle School Student 

What our students are saying:

“You can be yourself here." 

Upper School Student

What our parents are saying:

“The Administration has made me feel listened to... It is so clear that the school wants to work with families to make the school experience better, both inside and outside of academics."

Upper School Parent

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Athletics Program

Explore our K-12 Athletics Program.

The Arts

Learn more about our Visual and Performing Arts program. 

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Learn more about our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion program.  

Alumni

Learn more about our Alumni Association.