There are 447 private schools in Connecticut, serving 73,346 students.
The average private school tuition is $10,514 for elementary schools and $29,716 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.
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.
• 244 students from 43 towns, reflecting a wide range of academic, personal and socioeconomic backgrounds. • Faculty includes 43 teachers, 26 of whom hold master’s degrees or above. • Student-teacher ratio 6:1. • Average class size 14
Assumption Catholic School has a very active Cub Scout program. Here are four of our Cub Scouts who have just received their Bear Badge during the Blue and Gold Dinner.
Choate has adopted a one-to-one iPad program. We have taken the iPad, a transformative device in our students' personal lives and made it a powerful ally in our academic work and in the classroom.
Connecticut Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
129129 Schools25,74525,745 Students25% 25% Minority
108108 Schools15,63415,634 Students23% 23% Minority
2929 Schools6,9236,923 Students12% 12% Minority
2121 Schools3,0933,093 Students15% 15% Minority
102102 Schools15,73015,730 Students28% 28% Minority
2727 Schools3,1173,117 Students33% 33% Minority
1515 Schools910910 Students12% 12% Minority
1616 Schools2,2212,221 Students11% 11% Minority
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.