What defines the Beacon experience? Initiative, independence, insight, creativity, and intellectual curiosity are all central to our school culture; these values shape our upper school academic approach.
Through one-on-one and small-group instruction in a community of inspired learners, Beacon students achieve academic excellence while following their own unique passions.
In the lower and middle schools, classes are offered at the standard and advanced levels and exceed national standards.
In the upper school, classes are offered at the standard, honors, and advanced levels and exceed national standards.
Our facilities near the Old Greenwich border in Stamford provide an atmosphere unparalleled by any school.
Our athletic facilities are housed at the newly-built, state-of-the-art, Chelsea Piers CT.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools|
|Grades Offered||Grades 3 - 12|
|Offers Post-Graduate Year||Yes|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Gifted Education, Executive Function Coaching, Mild Learning Differences|
|Total Students||29 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||15 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||2:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||75%|
|Average Class Size||3 students|
|Number of AP Courses||32 courses|
|Advanced Courses||Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese Language and Culture, Comp Government & Politics, Computer Science A, English Language, English Literature, Environmental Science, European History, French Language, German Language, Human Geography, Japanese Language & Culture, Latin: Vergil, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Music Theory, Physics B, Physics C, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, Studio Art (2D and 3D), U.S. Government & Politics, U.S. History, World History,|
|Average SAT score||650|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition ranges from $37,500 in the Lower School to $46,500 in Grade 12.|
|% on Financial Aid||10%|
|Admissions Director||Dede LeComte|
Profile last updated: 02/07/2014
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