Forsyth School


Forsyth School provides an unforgettable experience for children age 2 through Grade 6. Located in the Wydown-Forsyth Historic District, Forsyth's one-of-a-kind campus is comprised of six historic homes; walkable resources include Forest Park and Washington University. The challenging and engaging curriculum promotes age-appropriate independence and prepares students to thrive in secondary school and beyond.

Mission & Vision:

Forsyth School fosters a spirit of curiosity and joy, empowering children to pursue challenges with confidence. 

At Forsyth, our talented and caring faculty encourage students to explore and question, enabling them to learn deeply. Each child's unique identity is known, celebrated, and nurtured by our supportive community. The results are profound: children take risks, pursue challenges, and find joy in learning. The "Forsyth experience" is enriched by the school's unique campus, location, and commitment to the natural world.

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Fast Facts About Forsyth:

40+ | Household zip codes from Missouri and Illinois

79% | Teachers have 10+ years of experience

55% | Teachers hold advanced degrees

38% | Students of color

27% | Students receive financial aid

27% | Teachers of color

19% | Students speak a second language at home

17% | Male teachers

105 | Native plant species on campus

105 | Solar panels on the Rand Center roof

Open Houses

Dec 13th 2023, 11:30am-12:30pm
Jan 20th 2024, 9:30am-11:30am