Top Connecticut Private Schools
For the 2021 school year, there are 435 top private schools in Connecticut, serving 67,243 students.
Talcott Mountain Academy Of Science Mathematics Photo - Talcott Mountain Academy inspires a love for learning with a hands-on, inquiry-based approach to learning.
Rectory School Photo - Rectory's 138-acre campus, located in beautiful Pomfret, CT is located within 45-minutes of three major cities (Hartford, CT, Worcester, MA, Providence, RI), 1 1/2 hours from Boston, and 3 hours from New York City. Our campus has 25 buildings, including 11 dormitories, the Bigelow Academic Center and the Hale elementary space and Smith Learning Center, opening in 2017.
Greenwich Catholic School Photo - Rooted in Faith. Surrounded by Community. Committed to Excellence.
The Independent Day School Photo - Located in the rolling hills of Middlefield, Connecticut, IDS sits on a beautiful 33-acre campus with state-of-the-art facilities and exceptional teachers dedicated to Fearless Learning!
New Canaan Country School Photo - Academics, arts, music and athletics are woven into our students' day to pique their curiosity and instill a joy of learning.
Cromwell KinderCare Photo - Welcome to the Cromwell KinderCare! Step inside our world of fun and learning!
Top Connecticut Private Schools by County (2021)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 128 Schools24,980 Students24% Minority
- 113 Schools14,089 Students26% Minority
- 29 Schools6,837 Students16% Minority
- 20 Schools2,456 Students21% Minority
- 103 Schools14,776 Students31% Minority
- 27 Schools2,454 Students24% Minority
- 13 Schools766 Students15% Minority
- 12 Schools1,818 Students29% Minority
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