Rumsey Hall School

Tel: (860)868-0535
Grades: K-9 | 333 students
The school mission is "To help each child develop to his or her maximum stature as an individual, as a family member and as a contributing member of society." Rumsey Hall prepares its students for the discipline required in secondary schools and beyond, through small classes, a tightly-knit dormitory life, a wide range of sports, extracurricular programs and sound academics.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1908

Student Body

Total Students 333 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Rumsey Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 14 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Matthew S. Hoeniger
Admissions Associate Betsy Johnson


Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Crew, Cross Country, Cycling, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
CrewCross Country,
CyclingField Hockey,
FootballIce Hockey,
LacrosseMountain Biking,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horace Mann School John Dorr Nature Laboratory (1.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Washington Montessori School (1.8 miles away)
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  • Washington Depot
    Grades: 2-12 | 1330 students
    1.7 miles
    Po Box 290
    Washington Depot, CT 06794
  • New Preston Marble Dale
    Grades: PK-8 | 252 students
    1.8 miles
    240 Litchfield Tpke
    New Preston Marble Dale, CT 06777
  • Washington
    The Glenholme School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 81 students
    2.1 miles
    81 Sabbaday Lane
    Washington, CT 06793
  • Bethlehem
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    3.4 miles
    PO Box 550
    Bethlehem, CT 06751
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 273 students
    3.6 miles
    99 Green Hill Rd
    Washington, CT 06793

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