Ethel Walker School

Tel: (860)408-4200
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  • Since 1911, Walker's has been recognized as one of the nation's finest college-preparatory schools for young women.
  • The School empowers girls to lead with integrity, confidence, courage and conviction.
  • Members of this diverse community are dedicated to scholarship, the arts, athletics, wellness and service.  Walker's welcomes girls in grades 6 through 12.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Year Founded1911

Student Body

Total Students252 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeEthel Walker School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
56%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$58,550
Tuition NotesMiddle School (Day only): $36,250 Upper School Day: $42,550 Upper School Boarding: $58,550 International Student: $61,500
Admissions DirectorJenny Reynolds
Admissions AssociateKelly Babbidge

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,
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The average private school tuition in Hartford County, CT is $11,661 for elementary schools and $29,342 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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