About Fisher Island Day School
  • Fisher Island Day School (FIDS) is a co-educational, independent day school, which serves students enrolled in Early Learning (2 yrs.) through Grade 8, and is located on beautiful and safe Fisher Island, accessible only via an eight-minute ferry ride from Miami Beach.
     
  • The school occupies a beautiful 1.5-acre campus with a state-of-the-art playground by Kompan. Five acres of adjacent playing fields are also available for student use.
     
  • The school is fully accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools and the National Association of Independent Schools.
     
  • The very active Board of Trustees is comprised exclusively of parents and noted educators from the greater Miami community.
     
  • Fisher Island Day School’s rigorous curriculum was developed in conjunction with the University of Pennsylvania and exceeds the norms of established independent schools in New York City and San Francisco.
     
  •  Fisher Island Day School provides the lowest student-teacher ratio of any South Florida independent school.
     
  • The facility is technologically advanced with inclusive interactive Smart boards in every classroom and a state-of-the-art STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) lab.Fisher Island Day School is organized into three developmentally appropriate schools:
     
    •  Early Learning – Kindergarten    Primary School
    • Grades 1 – 5                                Lower School
    • Grades 6 – 8                                Middle School
       
  • At Fisher Island Day School, your child receives a great education; moreover, your family becomes part of a nurturing and vibrant community.