HudsonWay Immersion School, a leader in immersion education for over 15 years, prides itself on its reputation for developing academically strong students who get accepted to top tier independent schools in NJ and NY.

In fact, 9 out of 10 HWIS NJ graduates get accepted to their first-choice independent school.

Our most recent NJ graduates were admitted to:

  • Newark Academy
  • Pingry
  • Morristown Beard
  • Montclair Kimberly Academy
  • Kent Place
  • Oak Knoll

Our most recent NY Graduates were admitted to:

  • Brearley
  • Chapin
  • UNIS
  • Riverdale
  • Speyer Legacy
  • Friends Seminary
  • Spence
  • Trinity
  • Heschel
  • Horace Mann
  • Avenues
  • Cathedral
  • Columbia School
  • Buckley
  • Browning

At HudsonWay, we stay with our students long past when they leave our halls. From ex-missions and admissions counselors working one-on-one to help determine the path best suited for your family and child, providing guidance and resources every step of the way, to utilizing our vast network to ensure your children continue their education at the school of their choice; we at HudsonWay commit our all to our students and families.


June 22, 2022
Grade 8 Graduation – NY
On June 14 our NY community came together to celebrate HWIS’ first 8th grade graduation recognizing the achievements of Charles Doyle, Jack Perkins and Renzo Lau in the Mandarin program.  The celebration began with advice from Head of School Nelyda Miguel, followed by each graduate reflecting on his journey at HWIS delivered in both English and Mandarin. 
August 11, 2021
A visit with HWIS alumni 
Earlier this summer we spoke with several HWIS alumni including one of HWIS’ first graduates, Matt Fallon, a recent graduate from The Pingry School and participant in the US. Olympics swimming trials. Listen to Matt’s story and that of other alumni.... 
July 1, 2020
Kaitlyn Chee
Since leaving HWIS, Kaitlyn Chee developed a passion for dance. She has also been very interested in entrepreneurship and recently took part in a sustainability Makeathon.
July 1, 2020
Ethan Hicks
Since leaving HWIS, Ethan picked up a passion for music and has been pursuing it since the beginning of 9th grade.
July 1, 2020
Warren Hicks
Since leaving HudsonWay, Warren continues to study Mandarin. He recently created a COVID-19 design that he hopes to sell on sweatshirts to raise money for kids affected by the coronavirus.
December 15, 2019
Cameron Wright
Since leaving HudsonWay Immersion School, Cameron has pursued robotics and went to the world championship. He enjoys soccer, baseball, and wrestling.
December 10, 2019
Declan Wright
Since leaving HudsonWay Immersion School, Declan has competed at the world championship robotics competition. He enjoys many sports such as soccer, wrestling, and lacrosse.
December 1, 2019
Sara Scallon
Since leaving HudsonWay Immersion School, Sara Scallon has been involved with swimming, tennis, lacrosse, and reading. She believes HWIS helped her become more confident and independent.
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