Catlin Gabel School

  • Catlin Gabel School is an independent, co-educational day school for students from preschool through twelfth grade.
  • Its faculty and staff are dedicated to individuality, academics, and life-long learning.
  • Catlin Gabel School supports inspired learning, leading to responsible action through dedicated teaching, caring relationships, a challenging curriculum, and community service.
  • We value each person's effort, imagination, and positive contributions to the community.
  • We celebrate being inclusive and the partnership between family and school.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Year Founded1957
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students756 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeCatlin Gabel School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size14 students
Average SAT score1370
Average ACT score29
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 10 / Feb. 3
Tuition NotesVaries by division: $19,200 to $25,850
% on Financial Aid
28%
Average Financial Aid Grant$13,260
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorSara Nordhoff
Admissions AssociateMary Braun

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Golf, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
ClimbingCross Country,
GolfRock Climbing,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Catlin Gabel School is an independent, co-educational day school for students from preschool through twelfth grade. Its faculty and staff are dedicated to individuality, academics, and life-long learning. Catlin Gabel School supports inspired learning, leading to responsible action through dedicated teaching, caring relationships, a challenging curriculum, and community service. We value each person's effort, imagination, and positive contributions to the community. We celebrate being inclusive and the partnership between family and school.
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