About

About Weiss School

“A School As Unique As Your Child”

The Weiss School is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) school that is the only independent school in South Florida exclusively dedicated to educating gifted students in grades PreK through 8th grade. The Weiss School offers a uniquely custom-crafted educational experience that meets the needs of gifted students by addressing their challenges, strengths, and potentials. Our top level educators, six Centers of Excellence, and professional and university partnerships give Weiss School students endless opportunities to develop collaboration and problem solving skills to prepare them for the 21st century workforce. 

“Bringing Out the Best in Young Bright Minds”

At The Weiss School, a knowledgeable and dedicated staff, committed parents, and motivated students collectively work in a close-knit community that is focused on developing the whole child for academic and life success. In our academic program, the learning styles and academic mastery levels of each student are determined and a customized course of study is developed for each student. This individualized approach enables students to seek knowledge and develop skills in areas of special interests and abilities. Within our family-oriented campus, the unique disciplines and benefits of technology, the arts, global perspectives, and community service are integrated into a dynamic, customized curriculum. A relentless focus on excellence inspires bright minds to pursue lives of continual learning, leadership, and achievement.

“Learn, Lead, Leap Ahead”

The Weiss School provides an environment that guides and fosters each student’s intellectual, social, and emotional needs. Students learn to embrace the values of diversity, respect, self-discipline, leadership, and responsibility in order to become holistic members of society.

“Weiss School Students: Better Students, Better People, Better World”

At The Weiss School, a focus on a sense of community is emphasized through sharing, service learning, and global citizenship to promote and build character among gifted students that prepares them to build better lives and a better world.

School Overview

Year Founded: 1989
Grade Levels: Junior PreK (3 year old) - 8th Grade
Total Student Enrollment: 271 Students (as of September 2018)
Student Body: Co-ed
School Type: Independent Day School (Non-sectarian)
Campus Size: 8 acres located in the heart of Palm Beach Gardens, Florida

School Hours

Monday – Thursday
Early Childhood (3 & 4-year-old PreK): 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.
Kindergarten - Eighth Grade: 8:30 A.M. to 3:30 P.M.

Fridays (Early Release Days)
Early Childhood (3 & 4-year-old PreK): 8:00 A.M. to 1:45 P.M.
Kindergarten - Eighth Grade: 8:30 A.M. to 2:00 P.M.

Campus Overview

  • 26 classrooms with fully integrated instructional technology
  • MakerSpace Lab for Robotics & Mechatronics
  • Art Studio
  • Music Studio/Piano Lab
  • Taekwondo Dojang
  • Media Center
  • Performing Arts Stage with a lighting and sound booth
  • Media Center
  • 3 Tennis Courts
  • Soccer Field, Track, and Basketball Court (middle school size)
  • Middle school-sized Basketball Court
  • 2 age-appropriate playgrounds with artificial turf (PreK-2nd grade & 3rd-8th grade)
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.