“ The Hayground faculty is wise, caring, and conscientious—an extraordinary group of educators delivering an extraordinary education. ”         Jonathan Silin, EDD, Graduate Faculty, Bank Street College of Education

“ She makes my brain sweat . ”                                                                                                                                                                                        Sara, age 8, on her teacher, Alice

“ Hayground is a very special place.  It fosters curiosity, creativity, and imagination, and facts are never offered in a vacuum.  Instead teachers inspire their students to make meaning of what they see and challenge them to attain a deep understanding of important principles and ideas.” Edward B. Burger, PH.D. Professor of Mathematics, Williams College

" I have learned that I have a voice, and that I can use it to change the world. ”                                                                                                  Madeline, age 12

“ I can’t stress enough the importance of Hayground School for the children of the East End.  It brings so much life to the community and to the children who reap its benefits. ”                                                                                                                                                                                       Eric Ripert, Executive Chef and Owner, Le Bernadin

 “ At Hayground we study everything from peas to galaxies. ”                                                                                                                                        Max, Age 8