There are 467 private schools in Connecticut, serving 73,657 students.
The average private school tuition is $12,465 for elementary schools and $31,737 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 23% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
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.
Spanish immersion begins at 18 months at Whitby. Teachers take a hands on approach to help students understand a second language.
Boarding allows students to take advantage of everything Taft has to offer. Students generally have a roommate, although there are a limited number of single rooms for upperclassmen.
Trinity Catholic High School is a college preparatory school that provides an outstanding academic experience.
In addition to using traditional numeric and letter grades, Watkinson awards effort grades. A direct extension of Watkinson's unique educational philosophy, effort grades evaluate a student's work ethics and habit in the classroom. Using these alongside each student's record of academic standing is imperative to assessing the whole child and invaluable to celebrating a wide array of learners.
Connecticut Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
138 Schools26,842 Students26% Minority
116 Schools15,537 Students23% Minority
30 Schools6,830 Students11% Minority
20 Schools2,862 Students15% Minority
108 Schools15,717 Students28% Minority
26 Schools2,905 Students29% Minority
14 Schools821 Students10% Minority
15 Schools2,214 Students11% Minority
October 20, 2016
Among the many forms which you must complete when applying to private school is something called The Candidate Statement. Here's what it is involved in preparing this document.
October 19, 2016
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October 18, 2016
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