LS/MS/US Schedule for the Day

Lower School
  • Lower School is in person.
  • On-Site COVID Surveillance Testing for all LS employees and students will take place from 8:30 am - 9:30 am. NOTE: If today is your first day back on campus and you have not been absent due to isolation requirements, you must submit evidence of a recent COVID test, administered between Sat 8 Jan and Tues 11 Jan, to attend school. Please submit documentation to and wait for Kew-Forest staff to confirm receipt before sending your child to school.
Middle and Upper School
  • Middle/Upper School is remote for a half-day due to forecasted temperatures of ~18-21 degrees Fahrenheit as well as a new problem with the boiler that serves the Library Wing. The problem is expected to be fixed later this week.
  • Mandatory On-Site COVID Surveillance Testing will take place from 9:30 am - 1:15 pm for all employees and students who are not in the Lower School community. MS/US students must arrive on campus between 11:05 am and 1:15 pm to be tested.
  • Today's remote schedule:
    • MS/US Students: Please access your first three classes (Day 2: E, G, and D blocks) from home via Zoom. 
    • If a student would like to meet with a teacher via Zoom in the afternoon, they should make arrangements to do so in advance. Please note: Some faculty may be traveling long distances to get back home, so not everyone may be available.

The 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 Preschool through Grade 12.