• A private, independent school (A Non-diocesan school) that values excellence in educating the whole child- mind, body and spirit.
  • We have small class sizes that places the focus on individual student learning.
  • Our school community is warm, supportive and based on a positive school climate.
  • We pride ourselves in a positive school culture where students are excited to come to school and teachers thoroughly love teaching!
  • We celebrate excellence in all that we do here at OLM Prep.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDsylexia, learning differences of struggling students
Year Founded1954

Student Body

Total Students127 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade OLM PREP Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(OLM Prep school uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,350
Tuition NotesFlexible terms to pay over 10 months.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$5,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAdmission Team
Admissions AssociateOffice Staff
Endowment Size$1 million


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBallet, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Fencing, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Intramural Sports Only, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis, Track and FieldBalletBaseball,
Cross CountryDance,
Indoor SoccerIntramural Sports Only,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, First Lego League Robotics Team, Sewing Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Dance and Arts, Drama productions, Theatre

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cougar Clinics

School Notes

  • OLM Prep`s Mission is to nurture children into kind, thoughtful, and creative innovators, who  have a thirst for knowledge and can synthesize their learning to become our future leaders. Our curriculum is innovative and delivers outstanding results for each and every student. 
  • Our class sizes allow our highly qualified teachers to teach to individual needs of every child. We provide educational services to all students encouraging their unlimited potential educationally, socially and personally. We excel at happiness for each child and our teachers are certified educators with Master Degrees in their discipline. 
  • Each and every day provides the opportunity for personal and educational growth that far exceeds family expectations.
  • We love our students and it shows!
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Haven
    Grades: NS-8 | 142 students
    14.2 miles
    35 Bishop St
    East Haven, CT 06512
    (203) 467-1606
    14.2 NS-8
  • Madison
    Grades: 7-12 | 128 students
    0.9 miles
    175 Copse Rd
    Madison, CT 06443
    (203) 245-2778
    0.9 7-12
  • Branford
    St. Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 141 students
    11.1 miles
    62 Cedar St
    Branford, CT 06405
    (203) 488-8386
    11.1 PK-8
  • Cromwell
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 112 students
    22.6 miles
    60 Hicksville Rd
    Cromwell, CT 06416
    (860) 635-6010
    22.6 PK-12
  • Hamden
    St. Rita School
    St. Rita School Photo - Inspiring children to achieve academic excellence in a safe, nurturing, andfaith-filled environment
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 415 students
    17 miles
    1601 Whitney Ave
    Hamden, CT 06517
    (203) 248-3114
    17 PK-8

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