The best way to discover Doane Stuart is to visit!

Visit us for a Saturday OPEN HOUSE

Visit us during the school day or after work at a weekly event.

Schedule a personal tour and meeting with the Admission Office anytime.

Saturday Open Houses

Be a student – Attend a sample class

Learn why students and teachers love DS
Faculty and student panel and tours

Get creative – Discover our art, music, athletics,
community service and club opportunities

A commitment to education for all students
Learn more about our Admission and our Financial and Merit Aid processes

Our gift to you – Apply and have the application fee waived (save $75).

Weekly Events

Head of School Luncheon
Campus Tour:  12:00-12:30 PM
Lunch with Head of School Pam Clarke: 12:30-1:00 PM

Lower School Showcase
View Lower School Morning Meeting at 8:15 AM
See our kids in action.
Tour our campus or schedule a class visit for your child.

Admission Reception
Drop in anytime between 4:00-5:30 PM to take a tour and
learn more about Early Childhood – Grade 12.
Learn more about our Admission and Financial Aid programs


Upcoming Events

  • Lower School Morning Meeting

    Apr 28, 2017 - The Doane Stuart School

    Join us on Friday, April 28 at 8:20 AM in the Commons for a Lower School Morning Meeting. We invite parents to join us for Morning Meeting, when each class shares interesting events and activities of the past week. These meetings are highlights of ou

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Doane Stuart Timeline

  • 1852

    The Kenwood Academy was founded in 1852.

  • 1870

    The St. Agnes School was founded in 1870. 

  • 1975

    The Doane Stuart School was founded from the merger of Kenwood Academy and St. Agnes School.

  • 2009

    Doane Stuart moved to its current location at 199 Washington Avenue in Rensselaer. 

  • 2014

    Construction is completed of the $1.3 million 22,000 square foot vegetative green roof.