Fairfield College Preparatory

1073 N Benson Rd
Fairfield, CT 06824-0643
Tel: (203)254-4200
Grades: 9-12 | 904 students
Fairfield College Preparatory School is by tradition and choice a Jesuit, Catholic high school of excellence.
The mission of Fairfield Prep is to offer its students the finest preparation for college; to inspire in its students a lifelong love of learning; to invite each student to deepen his relationship with God; to encourage each student’s social, cultural and physical development; and to challenge its students to become leaders, living as men of conscience, compassion and action.
Fairfield Prep strives to accomplish this mission by demonstrating personal care and concern for all of its students and by celebrating their unique gifts and diversity.
In turn, students are expected to become responsible participants in the Prep community and beyond and are encouraged to use their talents in the service of others, especially to those in need.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 904 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Fairfield College Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
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The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $12,235 for elementary schools and $21,462 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).