Rumsey Hall School

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A Tradition of Effort, Family & Community
  • The school mission is "To help each child develop to his or her maximum stature as an individual, as a family member and as a contributing member of society." Rumsey Hall prepares its students for the discipline required in secondary schools and beyond, through small classes, a tightly-knit dormitory life, a wide range of sports, extracurricular programs and sound academics.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1900

Student Body

Total Students322 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeRumsey Hall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
51%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Khaki pants and jacket)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$57,890
Tuition NotesBoarding tuition does not include, books, laundry and special classes for ESL and Language Skills support.
% on Financial Aid
21%
Acceptance Rate
65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBenjamin R. Tuff
Admissions AssociateJennifer Kolpak

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Crew, Cross Country, Cycling, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballClimbing,
CrewCross Country,
CyclingField Hockey,
FootballIce Hockey,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
VolleyballWrestling,
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The average private school tuition in Litchfield County, CT is $25,460 for elementary schools and $54,894 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Litchfield County, CT is 52% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).