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 18%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Fairfield College Preparatory Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Giant Steps Connecticut (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Great Beginnings Montessori School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Great Beginnings Montessori School (1.2 miles away)
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  • FairfieldGreat Beginnings Montessori School
    Montessori School
    148 Beach Road
    FairfieldCT06824
    (203)254-8208
    Montessori School
    1.2 mi | 27 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • FairfieldHunt Ridge Montessori School
    Montessori School
    834 Brookside Dr
    FairfieldCT06824
    (203)254-1159
    Montessori School
    1.3 mi | 23 students | Gr. K                      
  • FairfieldHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1719 Post Road
    FairfieldCT06824
    (203)255-0556
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.4 mi | 408 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BridgeportSt. Ann Academy
      (Roman Catholic)
    521 Brewster St
    BridgeportCT06605
    (203)334-5856
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 185 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • SouthportGiant Steps Connecticut
    Special Education School
    309 Barberry Rd
    SouthportCT06890
    (203)254-3491
    Special Education School
    1.8 mi | 33 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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