Somers Academy - The Grammar School

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Po Box 443 41 School Street
Somersville, CT 06072
Tel: (860)749-5933
  • We strive to create the perfect elementary school. To this end, we will balance our high academic expectations of students with a positive school environment promoting mutual respect between all people, thereby maximizing our ability to develop accomplished students as well as exemplary citizens.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 70 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Somers Academy - The Grammar School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $14,900
Tuition Notes Pre-k 3 Half day $3500 4 Half Day $4500 5 Half day $5500 3 Full day $7000 4 Full day $8000 5 Full day $9000 Kindergarten Full Day $10900 1st $13900 2nd-6th $14,900
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Antonia Chagnon


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Athletic Club, Lego Club, Piano Instruction, Theatre Club/ Musical Productions, Zumbatomics Athletic Club, Lego Club, Zumbatomics, Piano Instruction,
Theatre Club/ Musical Productions,

School Notes

  • Special Subject Classes Ages 3 through 6th
  • Technology using MacBooks And iPads
  • Science
  • Foreign Language
  • FIne Arts 
  • Music Theory/ Performance
  • Physical Education/Health

Nearby Private Schools

All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cromwell
    The Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 88 students
    1.6 miles
    60 Hicksville Rd
    Cromwell, CT 06416
  • Cromwell
    Cromwell KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    2.4 miles
    146 Berlin Rd.
    Cromwell, CT 06416
  • Middletown
    St Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 214 students
    2.5 miles
    87 S Main St
    Middletown, CT 06457
  • Cromwell
    Northwest Childrens Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 45 students
    3.3 miles
    Po Box 131
    Cromwell, CT 06416
  • Middletown
    Mercy High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 654 students
    3.4 miles
    1740 Randolph Road
    Middletown, CT 06457

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  2/17/2013
I am thoroughly pleased with the Somers Academy. My son is engaged, thriving and in a community that he can call his own. His teacher is compassionate and academically challenging. His exposure to spanish, science, music, and art has brought his spark for learning back to full speed.
- Posted by
5  1/31/2013
Dedicated teachers that provide differentiated instruction to meet the individual needs of the students is unparalleled. The school is maintained to high expectations and provides age appropriate equipment for students to meet the needs of the 3 year old as well as the 6th grader. The arts are a vital piece of their education and they promote a well balance of rigor appropriate for the different ages. Both my sons have enjoyed their experience so far at Somers Academy!
- Posted by
5  2/28/2012
Friendly, smart teachers willing to work with great kids-students. School is very clean and has plenty of space for indoors and outdoors activities.Good food in cafeteria with great choices. Excellent school. My daughter loves it!
- Posted by

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Here are five facts about Montessori schools to bear in mind when exploring preschools and primary schools for your child.
July 12, 2017
What are the advantages and/or disadvantages of a for profit versus a not for profit school? Is one kind of school better than the other?
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $13,412 for elementary schools and $31,413 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Connecticut is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).