The Forman School

12 Norfolk Rd,
Litchfield, CT, 06759-0675
Tel: (860)567-1802
Grades: 9 - 12 | 176 students
The FORMAN SCHOOL is an independent, co-educational, college preparatory school for bright students with identified learning differences.
Based on his or her unique learning profile, Forman develops the whole student so that every graduate becomes an educated, confident, self-advocate throughout life.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based, ADD/ADHD
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 176 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 8 students
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Advanced Photography, Advanced Studio Art, Advanced Videography, Calculus I and II, Chemistry, Economics, English, History, Honors Algebra II, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, Thinking and Writing, Tropical Ecology Seminar, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(blue blazer, khaki pants and/or skirts, white button down dress shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $66,100
Tuition Notes Boarding Tuition for 2013-2014 is $66100. Day Tuition for 2013-2014 is $54,000.
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $18,000
Admissions Director Sara Lynn Leavenworth
Admissions Associate Shannon Markel

Sports

Total Sports Offered 20 sports
Sports Alpine SkiingBaseballBasketballClimbingCross Country
DanceEquestrianFootballGolfIce Hockey
KayakingLacrosseRock ClimbingSnowboardingSoccer
TennisUltimate FrisbeeVolleyballWeightliftingWrestling
Alpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
KayakingLacrosse,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,
SoccerTennis,
Ultimate FrisbeeVolleyball,
WeightliftingWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Boat Building, Community Service, Jazz Band, Model UN, National Honor Society, Outdoor Leadership, Over 25 student-run clubs, Rock and Blues Band, Student Government, Theater Arts, Yearbook Boat Building, Jazz Band, Model UN, Theater Arts, Yearbook, Community Service,
National Honor Society,
Outdoor Leadership,
Over 25 student-run clubs,
Rock and Blues Band,
Student Government,

School Notes:

    • College Preparatory
    • Co-ed
    • Boarding & Day
    • 9th - 12th grade, PG year
    • For students with Dyslexia, ADHD, Executive Function issues
    • We do not serve students on the Autism spectrum

    Profile last updated: 03/27/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Connecticut Junior Republic (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Peter/st Francis School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Peter/St. Francis School (4.6 miles away)
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  • Litchfield Connecticut Junior Republic
    All-boys | Special Education School
    Po Box 161
    Litchfield , CT , 06759
    (860)567-9423
    All-boys | Special Education School
    2.3  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Litchfield
    Touchstone School
    All-girls | Special Education School
    Po Box 457
    Litchfield , CT , 06759
    (860)567-3809
    All-girls | Special Education School
    2.3  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Torrington St. Peter/st Francis School
    (Roman Catholic)
    360 Prospect St
    Torrington , CT , 06790
    (860)489-4177
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Torrington
    St. Peter/St. Francis School
    (Roman Catholic)
    28 Saint John Place
    Torrington , CT , 06790
    (860)489-8735
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.6  mi  |  160  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Torrington
    Torrington Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    387 New Harwinton Rd
    Torrington , CT , 06790
    (860)482-7464
    (Assembly of God)
    5.6  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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