Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory

     Tel: (860)868-2230
        
   
Grades: 2 - 12 | 1330 students
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Horace Mann seeks to educate and nurture its students and to help them fulfill their potential.
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To attain this goal, the School provides a challenging and rigorous set of academic and extracurricular programs within a caring and supportive environment.
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Students are encouraged to test and learn about themselves, to develop a concern for others and to grow intellectually, physically, socially and emotionally.
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The School seeks to foster a capacity in each individual for clear and creative thought.
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The School encourages students to understand that learning is a lifelong endeavor that is valuable in itself.
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Horace Mann seeks a diverse student body and fosters a respect for individual and cultural differences.
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Each student is encouraged to strive for self-esteem and confidence and to be respectful of others.
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In addition, students learn that they must be responsible for their actions and for the decisions that they make.
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In its role as a college preparatory school, Horace Mann emphasizes the Liberal Arts and prepares its students for leadership in a variety of fields and endeavors.
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To accomplish this task, the School offers programs and activities that encourage excellence.
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The School also maintains an outstanding faculty that represents both high scholarship and a deep concern for the total development of the individual.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 1330 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 333:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Glenholme School — Devereux Connecticut (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Glenholme School — Devereux Connecticut (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Washington Montessori School (3.2 miles away)
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  • WashingtonThe Glenholme School — Devereux Connecticut
    Special Education School
    81 Sabbaday Lane
    WashingtonCT 06793
    (860)868-7377
    Special Education School
    1.2 mi | 81 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • Washington DepotRumsey Hall School
    201 Romford Rd
    Washington DepotCT 06794
    (860)868-0535
    1.7 mi | 333 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • WashingtonThe Gunnery
      (Non-sectarian)
    99 Green Hill Rd
    WashingtonCT 06793
    (860)868-7334
      (Non-sectarian)
    2.3 mi | 273 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • New Preston Marble DaleWashington Montessori School
    Montessori School
    240 Litchfield Tpke
    New Preston Marble DaleCT 06777
    (860)868-0551
    Montessori School
    3.2 mi | 253 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BethlehemThe Woodhall School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    PO Box 550
    BethlehemCT 06751
    (203)266-7788
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    3.9 mi | 39 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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