Marianapolis Preparatory School

Marianapolis is an independent, co-educational, Catholic, boarding and day school located in Thompson, CT for grades 9-12 and postgraduate.
We have a vibrant and energetic student body of 350 students from around the United States and 22 countries worldwide.

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
1926
Summer School Offered
Yes
Summer Program Cost
$1,000
Summer Program Cost Notes
https://www.campstonewall.org
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
350 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
Marianapolis Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
78%
Average Class Size
12 students
Number of AP Courses
22 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Government and Politics, Microeconomics, Modern European History, Music Theory, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature & Culture, Statistics, Studio Art, United States History
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Formal)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
$19,733.00 Day, $60,973.00 Residential, $8,314.00 International Student Fee
% on Financial Aid
65%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$24,710
Admissions Director
JD Rogers
Admissions Associate
Monica Vitale

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Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
39 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Ambassador Club, Camp Stonewall, Campus Activities Board, Captains Council, Chinese Language and Culture Club, Chinese National Honor Society, Class Officers, Community Service Council, Disaster Relief Club, Film Club, Food and Culture Club, Green Knights, Math and Science Center, Media Team, National Honor Society, NOSB Team, Orientation Leaders, peer leadership, Resident Assistants, Robotics Club, SLAM Leaders, Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica, Spiritus Leader, Spring Break Abroad, Student Council, Tech Crew, Tech Innovation Club, Tour Guides, Wellness Leaders, Writing Center, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Calliope, Drama, Schola Choir

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Dance, Equestrian Club, gymnastics, martial arts, Math Team

School Notes

  • Marianapolis is an independent, co-educational, Catholic, boarding and day school located in Thompson, CT for grades 9-12 and postgraduate. Marianapolis is a vibrant and energetic community of 350 students from 56 area towns, numerous states around the U.S., and over 20 countries worldwide. Marianapolis boasts a 7:1 student/teacher ratio with an average class size of 12. With various honors classes, 22 AP courses, and over 100 electives, students are cultivated to think critically while being guided into mature and capable leaders. At Marianapolis, students are involved in activities across disciplines and are constantly challenging themselves to set new goals and break molds. Learning by doing and applying is a hallmark of a Marianapolis education through project-based learning platforms such as LEAP Week and Experiential Learning. In addition, the Centers of Excellence is an optional certificate program where students pursue a specific academic track that includes an internship and culminates in a yearlong capstone independent study project. The three Centers are Innovation & Technology, Business & Entrepreneurship, and Civics & Service. With over 40 clubs and organizations, as well as 18 athletic offerings, Marianapolis students have the capability to explore and expand their skills and interests. With a 100% college placement rate, Marianapolis graduates are confident, conscientious young adults ready to lead.
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