Forman School

Tel: (860)567-1802
Grades: 9-12
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. The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
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 n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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 $68,500
Tuition Notes Tuition for 2015-2016: Boarding - $68500 Day - $56,000.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $18,000
Admissions Director Aline Rossiter
Admissions Associate Jaime Feinman


Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Weightlifting, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
CrewCross Country,
Ice HockeyKayaking,
LacrosseRock Climbing,
TennisUltimate Frisbee,


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, Summer Program
  • For students with Dyslexia, ADHD, Executive Function issues
  • We do not serve students on the Autism spectrum

Profile last updated: 08/24/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Connecticut Junior Republic (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Connecticut Junior Republic (1.1 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
    Grades: 7-12 | 28 students
    1.1 miles
    Po Box 161
    Litchfield, CT 06759
  • Litchfield
    Touchstone School
    All-girls  | Special Education School
    Grades: 9-11 | 16 students
    2.3 miles
    Po Box 457
    Litchfield, CT 06759
  • Torrington
    Grades: K-9 | 163 students
    4.5 miles
    360 Prospect St
    Torrington, CT 06790
  • Torrington
    Grades: PK-2 | 160 students
    4.6 miles
    28 Saint John Place
    Torrington, CT 06790
  • Torrington
    Grades: PK-12 | 75 students
    5.6 miles
    387 New Harwinton Rd
    Torrington, CT 06790

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