Giant Steps Connecticut

309 Barberry Rd,
Southport, CT, 06890-0649
Tel: (203)254-3491
The Giant Steps Foundation works with those it supports to help minimize their impact on our fragile earth.
By offering greening grants for special events, the foundation helps organizations offer their members and constituents organic menus, including organic meat, poultry, and dairy products that are not only healthier but more humane.
Additionally, greening grants enable the use of recycled paper and plant-based inks as well as the purchase of carbon-offsets to help achieve a climate-neutral event.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other associations(s) for exceptional children
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12

Student Body

Total Students 38 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Giant Steps Connecticut Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairfield College Preparatory (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eagle Hill - Southport (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Southport Eagle Hill - Southport
    Special Program Emphasis
    214 Main Street
    Southport , CT , 06890
    (203)254-2044
    Special Program Emphasis
    1  mi  |  105  students  |  Gr.  1-9
  • Fairfield Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Thomas Aquinas Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1719 Post Road
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)255-0556
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.3  mi  |  432  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Fairfield
    Fairfield Country Day School
    All-boys 
    2970 Bronson Road
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)259-2723
    All-boys 
    1.7  mi  |  278  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Fairfield
    Fairfield College Preparatory
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1073 N Benson Rd
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)254-4200
    All-boys  (Roman Catholic)
    1.8  mi  |  904  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfield
    Great Beginnings Montessori School
    Montessori School
    148 Beach Road
    Fairfield , CT , 06824
    (203)254-8208
    Montessori School
    1.8  mi  |  87  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $11,329 for elementary schools and $21,364 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).