There are 474 private schools in Connecticut, serving 74,243 students.
The average private school tuition is $10,638 for elementary schools and $30,713 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 23% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
Students gather four times a week in Bingham Auditorium for talks and assemblies. It's also where major theatrical productions and dance shows are performed??as well as the occasional spirit rally.
How does a child grow to fulfill his or her potential? At Renbrook, we believe it starts with a small, close-knit, safe community where students take appropriate risks and identify and cultivate their own strengths. We believe that active learning, engagement in service, and opportunities for leadership foster the optimal growth of children during their most formative years of development.
All St. Mary's School students utilize their individual iPad in daily instruction. The 1:1 iPad technology is meaningfully integrated into every day's instruction.
Ridgefield Academy's visual and performing arts curriculum encourages students to express their creativity and stretch their imaginations in a wide variety of activities designed to build confidence and promote personal growth and discovery.
Connecticut Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
133133 Schools26,15626,156 Students25% 25% Minority
118118 Schools15,91215,912 Students23% 23% Minority
3131 Schools6,8946,894 Students12% 12% Minority
2323 Schools3,0673,067 Students15% 15% Minority
110110 Schools15,80015,800 Students27% 27% Minority
2727 Schools3,0993,099 Students33% 33% Minority
1515 Schools910910 Students12% 12% Minority
1515 Schools2,2142,214 Students11% 11% Minority
November 09, 2015
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October 04, 2015
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September 20, 2015
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