“The mission of Doane Stuart is education
for students from every quarter. 
In a college preparatory context,
where the joy of discovery is valued,
Doane Stuart emphasizes serious study,
educates to social responsibility
and lays the foundation for a strong faith.”


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.