Why Weiss

“Providing Gifted Students With An Extraordinary Education”
Thank you for including The Weiss School in your search for a private school that will provide your child with an extraordinary education. We know that choosing a school for your child is an important family decision and the process can often be overwhelming. To assist you in your decision, our website and admissions/application process is designed to help you become acquainted with our school. Our website provides a comprehensive overview of The Weiss School's mission and philosophy, our unique educational programming, and the instructional methods that are provided for gifted students.

Although our website can showcase many of the unique educational components that exist at The Weiss School, it cannot replace a personal visit to our campus that will provide you and your family with the experience of a warm and inviting educational environment. Visitors to The Weiss School frequently comment about the congenial and family-like atmosphere as they walk through our hallways and observe the confidence Weiss School students have in their academic and social abilities. During your visit to the campus, you will observe respectful and personal interactions between Weiss School students, teachers, staff, and administrators. We are confident that you will also observe the spark of excitement that is present in the eyes of Weiss School students as they progress through the Weiss School educational journey uniquely tailored for them!

The Weiss School is the only independent school in South Florida--and one of the few schools in the United States--that is exclusively designed to meet the needs of gifted students in a full-time setting. At The Weiss School, age and grade level are not a limitation to a student’s learning as the curriculum is highly differentiated and tailored to the abilities and skill mastery levels of each student. The expertise of Weiss School teachers in gifted education allows them to understand how to inspire the bright minds of gifted students and support individual student learning styles. Because gifted students have exceptional abilities, their education should be equally exceptional!

Please take time to explore our website and learn more about The Weiss School. We invite you to tour our campus and experience what makes The Weiss School an extraordinary place for gifted children!

To set up a visit and tour of The Weiss School, please contact The Weiss School Admissions Office at (561) 209-2474 or via email at
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Our goal at The Weiss School is to assist all prospective parents and students in learning about the uniqueness of the school and make the inquiry and application process pleasant and stress-free as you consider joining our family-oriented community.
The Weiss School is a co-ed private school that serves gifted students in PreK-3 through 8th grade in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. A Weiss School education prepares students to think analytically and creatively, act socially responsible, live vigorously, and create imaginatively in a warm and supportive educational environment.