- There are 453 private schools in Connecticut, serving 72,462 students.
- The average private school tuition is $12,465 for elementary schools and $31,737 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 70% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 22% 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.
The beautiful shoreline of Connecticut makes a perfect spot for a school like Oxford. Our tight-knit community of students and faculty love to take advantage of all the area has to offer: beaches, museums, restaurants, and more!
Spanish immersion begins at 18 months at Whitby. Teachers take a hands on approach to help students understand a second language.
Our students develop meaningful relationships with one another, their teachers, farm staff, and the natural environment around them.
Our 42 acre campus offers some of the best views in Fairfield and Westchester Counties! Our faculty use these spectacular grounds as an extension of their classroom.
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
February 11, 2017
Let's think about the employment process from the point of view of your making me want to hire you. Here are some points to ponder.
February 10, 2017
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
February 10, 2017
The only way private schools can build their financial security is through gifts. Major gifts offer proof of how deeply many donors feel about their private schools. Their munificence is a wonderful example to others.