Connecticut Private Schools
- There are 453 private schools in Connecticut, serving 72,152 students.
- The average private school tuition is $13,412 for elementary schools and $31,413 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 71% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 22% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
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.
Spanish immersion begins at 18 months at Whitby. Teachers take a hands on approach to help students understand a second language.
The beautiful shoreline of Connecticut makes a perfect spot for a school like Oxford. Our tight-knit community of students and faculty love to take advantage of all the area has to offer: beaches, museums, restaurants, and more!
Renbrook School provides students in preschool through grade nine with a robust, purposeful, and developmentally appropriate educational experience of the highest caliber.Small classes in an intimate community of supportive and caring teachers allow for an individualized approach to learningenabling each child to learn to take appropriate risks and identify and cultivate his or her own strengths.
Choate has adopted a one-to-one iPad program. We have taken the iPad, a transformative device in our students' personal lives and made it a powerful ally in our academic work and in the classroom.
Connecticut Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
131 Schools25,994 Students25% Minority
113 Schools15,542 Students23% Minority
30 Schools6,847 Students11% Minority
18 Schools2,672 Students14% Minority
108 Schools15,728 Students23% Minority
25 Schools2,791 Students30% Minority
14 Schools821 Students10% Minority
13 Schools2,014 Students10% Minority
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