Suffield Academy

185 N Main St,
Suffield, CT, 06078-0607
     Tel: (860)668-7315
Grades: 9 - 12 | 413 students
Suffield Academy is a coeducational independent secondary school serving a diverse student body of day and boarding students from across the United States and from many foreign countries.
The school is grounded in a tradition of academic excellence combined with a strong work ethic; respect for individual differences and a commitment to scholarship guide our curriculum and our pedagogy.
We engender among our students a sense of responsibility and challenge them to grow in a school community which is both structured and nurturing.
We expect our students to emerge from their Suffield experience prepared for a lifetime of learning and active citizenship.

School Overview

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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1833

Student Body

Total Students 413 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Suffield Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 76%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(jacket and tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $50,800
Tuition Notes boarding cost
% on Financial Aid 34%
Average Financial Aid Grant $26,400
Acceptance Rate 29%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Terry Breault
Admissions Associate Sean Atkins

Sports

Total Sports Offered 23 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Riflery, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfKayaking,
LacrosseRiflery,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Willie Ross School For Deaf (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bright Horizons Family Solutions (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Horizons Family Solutions (0.4 miles away)
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  • SuffieldBright Horizons Family Solutions
    Daycare / Preschool
    228 Mountain Rd
    SuffieldCT06078
    (860)668-5653
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.4 mi | 13 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • EnfieldSt. Bernard School
      (Roman Catholic)
    232 Pearl Street
    EnfieldCT06082
    (860)745-5275
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.7 mi | 284 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • EnfieldSt. Adalbert School
      (Roman Catholic)
    90 Alden Avenue
    EnfieldCT06082
    (860)745-6135
      (Roman Catholic)
    3 mi | 117 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • EnfieldEnfield Montessori School
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    1370 Enfield Street
    EnfieldCT06082
    (860)745-5847
    Montessori School  (Roman Catholic)
    3.1 mi | 86 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Windsor LocksNew England Preschool Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    1 Foxwood Dr
    Windsor LocksCT06096
    (860)627-9770
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.8 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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