The Glenholme School

81 Sabbaday Lane
Washington, CT 06793-0679
Tel: (860)868-7377
Grades: 5-12 | 81 students
Established for 50 years, The Glenholme School is an independent, coeducational, special needs boarding school providing a positive, nuturing setting and individualized services designed to help students develop competence, socially and academically.
The comprehensive 12-month boarding and day school program offers college prepatory and career development curriculums options for boys and girls, ages 10 to 21.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Other school association(s)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported High functioning ASD, ADHD, OCD, Tourette
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 81 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies. Contact the admissions office for details.
Admissions Director David Dunleavy


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Softball, TennisBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts & Crafts, Chorus, Community Services, Culinary Arts, Dance, Equestrian riding, Go karts, Intramural Sports, LEO Club, Ropes Course, Spirit Squad, Student Council, Theater Arts & Drama, Yearbook, and much much more Arts & Crafts, Chorus, Culinary Arts, Dance, Go karts, LEO Club, Ropes Course, Spirit Squad, Yearbook, Community Services,
Equestrian riding,
Intramural Sports,
Student Council,
Theater Arts & Drama,
and much much more,

School Notes:

  • 12 month boarding & day school
  • Grades 5 -12 for ages 10 to 21 and post-graduate for ages 18 to 21
  • College preparatory & career development curriculum
  • Executive functioning skills coaching
  • Postitive Behavior Supports
  • Social skill instruction
  • Individualized therapy
  • Private 110-acre campus
  • A center of the Devereux organization

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Washington Montessori School (3.9 miles away)
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  • Washington Depot
    Grades: 2-12 | 1330 students
    1.2 miles
    Po Box 290
    Washington Depot, CT 06794
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 273 students
    1.6 miles
    99 Green Hill Rd
    Washington, CT 06793
  • Washington Depot
    Grades: K-9 | 333 students
    2.1 miles
    201 Romford Rd
    Washington Depot, CT 06794
  • Bethlehem
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    2.9 miles
    PO Box 550
    Bethlehem, CT 06751
  • New Preston Marble Dale
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    3.9 miles
    240 Litchfield Tpke
    New Preston Marble Dale, CT 06777

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