Most Selective Private Schools in Connecticut (2017-2018)

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Connecticut is approximately 70% per year.
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The most selective school in Connecticut is currently The Hotchkiss School, with an acceptance rate of 19%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Connecticut (2017-2018)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Acceptance Rate: 19%
    Grades: 9-1211 Interlaken Road
    Lakeville, CT 06039
    (860)435-3102

  • Acceptance Rate: 21%
    Grades: 9-12333 Christian Street
    Wallingford, CT 06492
    (203)697-2239

  • Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: PK-12100 Maher Avenue
    Greenwich, CT 06830
    (203)625-5800

  • Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: 9-12995 Hopmeadow Street
    Simsbury, CT 06070
    (860)408-3060

  • Acceptance Rate: 27%
    Grades: 9-124 Batchelder Road
    Windsor, CT 06095
    (860)687-6400

  • Acceptance Rate: 29%
    Grades: 9-12185 N Main St
    Suffield, CT 06078
    (860)668-7315

  • Acceptance Rate: 33%
    Grades: 5-12377 North Wilton Road
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)801-4833

  • Canterbury School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 35%
    Grades: 9-12101 Aspetuck
    New Milford, CT 06776
    (860)210-3800

  • Salisbury School
    all-boys (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 35%
    Grades: 9-12251 Canaan Road
    Salisbury, CT 06068
    (860)435-5732

  • Acceptance Rate: 41%
    Grades: 6-12230 Bushy Hill Road
    Simsbury, CT 06070
    (860)408-4200

  • Kent School
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 42%
    Grades: 9-12Po Box 2006 I Macedonia Road
    Kent, CT 06757
    (860)927-6111

  • St Timothy Middle School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 45%
    Grades: 6-8225 King Philip Dr
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)236-0614

  • Acceptance Rate: 46%
    Grades: 7-12986 Forest Road
    New Haven, CT 06515
    (203)397-1001

  • Acceptance Rate: 46%
    Grades: 9-121237 Whittemore Road
    Middlebury, CT 06762
    (203)577-4521

  • Acceptance Rate: 48%
    Grades: 9-1260 Main Street
    Farmington, CT 06032
    (860)409-3500

  • Winston Preparatory School CT
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 4-1257 West Rocks Road
    Norwalk, CT 06851
    (203)229-0465

  • Sacred Heart Greenwich
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 55%
    Grades: NS-121177 King Street
    Greenwich, CT 06831
    (203)532-3534

  • Acceptance Rate: 58%
    Grades: NS-8115 Laurel Brook Road
    Middlefield, CT 06455
    (860)347-7235

  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: K-12575 White Plains Rd
    Trumbull, CT 06611
    (203)261-6230

  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-9211 Indian Mountain Road
    Lakeville, CT 06039
    (860)435-0871

  • Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: 6-12170 Kingswood Road
    West Hartford, CT 06119
    (860)727-5000

  • South Kent School
    all-boys (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: 9-1240 Bulls Bridge Road
    South Kent, CT 06785
    (860)927-3539

  • Acceptance Rate: 62%
    Grades: PK-8981 Stratfield Road
    Fairfield, CT 06825
    (203)336-3801

  • Bridgeport International Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: 9-12285 Lafayette Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203)334-3434

  • Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: K-9201 Romford Rd
    Washington Depot, CT 06794
    (860)868-0535

  • Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: 6-12180 Bloomfield Avenue
    Hartford, CT 06105
    (860)236-5618

  • Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: K-8283 Lafayette Street
    Bridgeport, CT 06604
    (203)576-6773

  • Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-9635 Frogtown Road
    New Canaan, CT 06840
    (203)972-0771

  • St. Thomas More School
    all-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 8-1245 Cottage Road
    Oakdale, CT 06370
    (860)823-3861

  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 9-1210 Main St
    Cheshire, CT 06410
    (203)272-5396

  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 9-12PO Box 550
    Bethlehem, CT 06751
    (203)266-7788

  • Villa Maria Education Center
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: K-8161 Sky Meadow Drive
    Stamford, CT 06903
    (203)322-5886

  • Acceptance Rate: 79%
    Grades: NS-82865 Albany Avenue
    West Hartford, CT 06117
    (860)236-1661

  • Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: 5-828 School Street
    Branford, CT 06405
    (203)433-4658

  • Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: 9-12476 Skiff Mountain Road
    Kent, CT 06757
    (860)927-0047

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