St. Luke's School

377 North Wilton Road
New Canaan, CT 06840-0684
Tel: (203)801-4833
Grades: 5 - 12 | 548 students
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A St. Luke's School education prepares students for a lifelong commitment to learning and social responsibility.
The School sets high academic standards, stimulates individual talents and prepares students for a rewarding college experience.
St. Luke's recognizes that intellectual and personal growth occur both in and out of the classroom; therefore both academic and non-academic programs foster the pursuit of excellence, strength of character and a healthy self-image.
A friendly and diverse culture shapes all the endeavors of the community, encouraging responsible, caring relationships.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 12
Year Founded 1927

Student Body

Total Students 548 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade St. Luke's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 74%
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science, English Composition - Language & Composition, English Literature - Literature & Composition, European History, French, Latin, Music Theory, Physics C, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art-2D, Studio Art-D, US Government & Politics, US History
Average SAT score 1310
Average ACT score 29
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 30 / Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $37,820
Tuition Notes Student tuition for 2015-2016 Middle School: $37,820 Upper School: $39,570
% on Financial Aid 16%
Average Financial Aid Grant $31,000
Acceptance Rate 32%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ginny Bachman
Admissions Associate Michael Rupp

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 28 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Affinity Groups, Amensity International, Art Club (Middle and Upper School), Autism Speaks, B Kind, Blues Band, Chess Club, Debate Team, Drama (Middle and Upper School), Film Club, Gender & Sexuality Awareness (GSA), Investment Club, Literary Magazine-The Pendulum, Make-A-Wish, Math Team, Model UN, Multicultural Student Union, Music Club, Quiz Bowl, Radio Station-WSLX, STOMP Out Bullying, School Newspaper-The Sentinel, Student Government (Middle and Upper School), Support Our Soldiers, Theatre Tech, Yearbook, Young Men of Color, Young Women of Color Autism Speaks, B Kind, Blues Band, Chess Club, Debate Team, Film Club, Make-A-Wish, Math Team, Model UN, Music Club, Quiz Bowl, Theatre Tech, Yearbook, Affinity Groups,
Amensity International,
Art Club (Middle and Upper School),
Drama (Middle and Upper School),
Gender & Sexuality Awareness (GSA),
Investment Club,
Literary Magazine-The Pendulum,
Multicultural Student Union,
Radio Station-WSLX,
STOMP Out Bullying,
School Newspaper-The Sentinel,
Student Government (Middle and Upper School),
Support Our Soldiers,
Young Men of Color,
Young Women of Color,

School Notes:

Admission to St. Luke's is selective. Applicants are accepted on the basis of demonstrated intellectual curiosity, academic achievement, community and extracurricular involvement, and leadership. These are determined by school records, teacher recommendations, test results, personal essays, and an interview. St. Luke's also actively seeks to enroll students from a variety of backgrounds, whose unique perspectives and experiences enrich life at the School. Students are admitted to grades 5 through 12. Each applicant is carefully evaluated by the Admissions Committee to determine his/her ability to handle successfully the demands of the School's academic and extracurricular programs.

Profile last updated: 08/21/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Winston Preparatory School- Norwalk (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Connecticut Friends School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Connecticut Friends School (2.5 miles away)
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