King School

King is dedicated to preparing its students to thrive in a rapidly changing world.

We provide an excellent, progressive education, grounded in the traditional disciplines of the arts and sciences, committed to the nurturing of individual potential, and designed to promote critical thinking and reasoned reflection. Using rich and innovative methods, our Teachers facilitate each student’s fullest academic and personal achievement. We champion the development of character, self-confidence, and talent through challenging intellectual, creative, athletic, leadership, and service opportunities.

King believes that individual accomplishment must go hand in hand with respect for others. Our culture of respect fosters collaboration as well as independence. We embrace human and cultural diversity. We value responsible citizenship.

King graduates are well equipped to succeed in college and to pursue lives of ongoing inquiry, learning, accomplishment, personal fulfillment and social responsibility.

King School Virtues

  • Integrity: Understanding and living by our values with authenticity.
  • Kindness: Intentional consideration and compassion for others.
  • Perseverance: Relentlessly pursuing excellence with a focus on growth and improvement.
  • Respect: Treating every person with dignity and civility through honoring ourselves and others in our words and action


King School1450 Newfield Avenue
Stamford, CT 06905

Teacher and Students



Open House

Explore the many elements of a King education at your own pace and on your own self-guided tour. Visit classrooms that interest you and meet faculty, students, and parents who share your passions. Attend breakout sessions that focus on the admission process and King's approach to teaching and learning.

Middle School/Upper School Open House: Sunday, October 14, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Lower School Open House: Sunday, November 4, 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Coffee & Conversation

You and your family (children are welcome) will learn about opportunities in and out of the classroom, meet the new Head of School and the Director of Admission and Financial Aid, plus enjoy a campus tour. Families for PreK - Grade 11 are welcome.

Tuesdays through January, 9:45am - 11:30am



Join us for Homecoming 2018 with the King Community. The weekend includes JV and Varsity games, food trucks, activities, and a 5K event: Friday, October 19 - Sunday, October 21.


Learn more about Athletics at King School.