A fully-accredited independent K-8 school

Teacher with students in the classroom

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We are so happy you're here and considering Barnhart School for your child! At Barnhart we are a student-centered community, and we recognize your child's success stems from the relationship between home and school. We partner with our parents to ensure our students grow and thrive. As you explore our website, we invite you to visit our virtual tour, you will see that our inclusive, diverse community shares a common interest - helping our students become the difference-makers for our future!

Barnhart School has been educating young people for over 60 years, providing rigorous academics and nurturing students to be strong in character, kind and caring people who engage and get involved in the world. 

Student Learning

This happens in every aspect of our students' day - in the classroom, on the playground, walking the halls - every opportunity is taken as a teachable moment.  Barnhart School teachers are passionate, dedicated professionals who truly care about their students.  

We invite you to visit our school and talk with parents and students. Come meet our dedicated team of professionals and spend some time in our community. Throughout the year we have a variety of opportunities for you to get to know us:

  • Open House  - Due to COVID-19 restrictions, we cannot hold an Open House, please check back for more information. 

  • Individual Tours - Keeping everyone's safety in mind, we will only offer individual tours. We invite you to arrange an  tour with our Director of Admissions, Mrs. Silvana Moschella, to explore our program and campus.

Thank you for considering a Barnhart education for your child and we look forward to sharing our campus and program with you.

"We Grow Difference Makers" - Barnhart School Mission Statement 


Is Barnhart the Right Fit for your family?

Finding the "Right Fit" school for your child and family is an important step in your child's educational journey, and we are here to help you. Click here for an article by our head of school, Tonya Beilstein, on steps to finding the right independent, private school.

As you explore our website we hope you begin to discover more about our amazing community and how our mission statement is built into who we are.