Woodward welcomes all applicants who meet the age requirements to attend the school by September of the current school year. Siblings and legacies are given the highest priority. Applications are accepted for all classes: Little Stars, Rainbows, Explorers.
Little Stars:
Children must be at least 2 years and 2 months old by September 1st of the entering school year (Children must turn 2 years old by July 1st of the application year).
Rainbows:
Children must be at least 3 years old by September 1st of the entering school year.
Explorers:
Age of entrance depends on the educational direction of the family.

To Apply to Woodward
Please email or mail the following to:
Admissions
The William Woodward, Jr. Nursery School
435 East 70th Street
New York NY    10021

  • Please download the application here (one for each child, inclusive of twins)
  • Current photo of the child with family
  • Application fee: $75.00 made as a check payable to The William Woodward, Jr., Nursery School. The check and / or photo may be mailed separately if application is emailed.
Please call (212)744-6611 or email admissions@wwjns.org for questions.

TOURS AND VISITS
Woodward schedules parent-only group tours during the months of October and November as soon as application materials are received. For more information, click here.
The William Woodward, Jr.
Nursery School

435 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021
Tel: (212) 744-6611
Fax: 212-744-0685
E-mail: info@wwjns.org