Fairfield College Preparatory

  • Fairfield College Preparatory School is by tradition and choice a Jesuit, Catholic high school of excellence.
  • The mission of Fairfield Prep is to offer its students the finest preparation for college; to inspire in its students a lifelong love of learning; to invite each student to deepen his relationship with God; to encourage each student's social, cultural and physical development; and to challenge its students to become leaders, living as men of conscience, compassion and action.
  • Fairfield Prep strives to accomplish this mission by demonstrating personal care and concern for all of its students and by celebrating their unique gifts and diversity.
  • In turn, students are expected to become responsible participants in the Prep community and beyond and are encouraged to use their talents in the service of others, especially to those in need.

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Fairfield College Preparatory places among the top 20% of private schools in Connecticut for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students900 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Fairfield College Preparatory Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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