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Top-Notch Schools Near Castle

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Posted by CastleAdmin on 02/23/15

Port Chester is a fantastic place to raise your family for a number of reasons, one of which is the respected school system. Ask any parent in the area and you’re bound to hear positive feedback from their child’s overall experience with expectations being exceeded! Two of the Port Chester public schools are nationally accredited Blue Ribbon Schools, and both the Port Chester Middle School and John F. Kennedy Elementary School are proud recipients of the honor. There really are some top-notch schools near The Castle.

For the youngest Port Chester residents, there are a number of options for beginning education. Corpus Christi School located at 135 South Regent Street offers preschool as well as an elementary education. Port Chester Head Start, another private school located at 17 Spring Street is a preschool for children until kindergarten. Bright Horizons located at 38 Bellefair Boulevard is another well-known option for little ones just getting started. All of these options are within minutes of your luxurious apartment home at The Castle.

Parents of children in kindergarten through high school can rest assured that the Port Chester-Rye Union Free School District takes education very seriously. The Mission Statement of the District states:

“The mission of the Port Chester-Rye Union Free School District, through an active partnership among community, parents, staff and students, is to develop responsible, self-sufficient citizens who value cultural diversity, are creative and adaptable, and possess the self-esteem, motivation and skills to continue individual growth, think critically and communicate effectively.”

King Street School, located at 697 King Street, is one of the five top rated schools in the area. It offers education for children Kindergarten through fifth grade. There are approximately 440 students and bus transportation is offered. You can contact the school at (914) 934-7995.

Port Chester Middle School, located at 113 Bowman Ave, is also a top rated school in the area. With 882 students, bus transportation is offered. You can contact the school at (914) 934-7930.

To register your child and for more information regarding the Port Chester-Rye Union Free School District you can go on the website. Everything from school calendars and school lunches, to school policies, weather related school closings and other pertinent information can be found there.

The Castle is the perfect place to raise a family. Our recommendation? Call and arrange a guided tour from the principal or school office staff so you and your child can see how impressive the top-notch schools near The Castle really are. From luxurious apartment units and gorgeous landscaping to the quaint and charming village of Port Chester with a great school system, you’ll love calling these upscale apartments your home.


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