The Kew-Forest School is an intimate early childhood through 12th grade learning community that is small by design, inclusive, and globally representative. Kew-Forest provides a safe, nurturing, and intellectually vigorous environment that inspires every student to explore and expand creative interests, to apply courageous and innovative thinking, and to become an ethical contributor to ever-widening communities. Kew-Forest students develop the skills necessary for pursuing higher education and for acquiring the essential competencies of a responsible citizen.

"Kew-Forest is the un-found gem of New York independent schools."

Our doors are open!

Kew-Forest welcomes prospective families to come and meet our faculty, learn about the programs we offer, see our classrooms, and discover Kew-Forest's unique approach to cultivating a lifelong love of learning in your child.
To register for the Open House, please click on the date you would like from the list below:
Early Childhood Development: October 17th(11am to 1pm)
Pre K through 5th Grade:
October 17th(11am to 1pm)
Grades 6 through 12:
October 1st (5pm to 7pm) and October 29th(5pm to 7pm)

For more information, please contact Mr. Henry Horne, Director of Admissions

“The sense of community at Kew-Forest is very strong. Students have a tremendous sense of belonging, and parents are always warmly welcomed.”

Kew-Forest School

119-17 Union Turnpike
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 268-4667
The oldest independent school in the borough of Queens, The Kew-Forest School is an independent co-educational, college preparatory school for students in Early Childhood Development (ECD) to 12th Grade.