Walt Lloyd attended the Fieldcroft School, an upscale middle school located at the corner of West 67th Street and 8th Avenue in New York City, after leaving the Island. John Locke visited Walt here after school let out one day, but did not ask him to return to the Island with him. Before meeting with Locke, Walt said goodbye to a classmate.
A Southfield's auction house was located catercorner to the school.
- There is no intersection of 8th Avenue and 67th Street in Manhattan. 8th Avenue terminates at Columbus Circle where it meets 59th Street (Central Park South). Above 59th Street, the roadway is called Central Park West. ABC Television maintains offices and studios on West 67th Street between Central Park West and Columbus Avenue.
- The Fieldston School of the Ethical Culture Society is an elite private school located on Central Park West at 62nd Street. In the words of its founder, Felix Adler: "The ideal of the school is to develop individuals who will be competent to change their environment to greater conformity with moral ideals."