There are 455 private schools in Connecticut, serving 72,699 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 21% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
All students participate in afternoon sports or other extracurricular activity, like theater or volunteering.
Spanish immersion begins at 18 months at Whitby. Teachers take a hands on approach to help students understand a second language.
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
January 11, 2017
Letters of interest and cover letters are frequently used interchangeably even though they have different purposes.
January 03, 2017
When you visit schools, please don't make the following common mistakes. A little thought and preparation will help you make the best impression possible.
December 21, 2016
Bullying has gone electronic. It's called cyberbullying and it is rampant.