Stonington Institute School

  • Stonington Institute began serving recovering alcoholics in 1957 as Starlight Farms, a working farm where adults in recovery were introduced to the principles of Alcoholics Anonymous.
  • We are the longest continuously operating, free-standing, voluntary treatment facility in New England.
  • Our inpatient and residential services are located in North Stonington, Connecticut, on a private and peaceful main campus.
  • We operate partial hospital and outpatient clinics in Groton, Waterford, Willimantic and Danielson, Connecticut, as well as Westerly, Rhode Island.
  • Our transportation and off-campus housing service make programs and services available to clients across the state and region.
  • The mission of Stonington Institute is to provide superior behavioral healthcare services that: clients recommend to families and friends, physicians prefer for their clients, purchasers select for their clients, and employees are proud of.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
51%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeStonington Institute School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Stonington
    Grades: NS-K | 20 students
    4.7 miles
    28 Whittaker Drive
    Stonington, CT 06378
    (860)572-1283
    4.7 NS-K
    20
  • North Stonington
    Grades: PK-10 | 81 students
    5.2 miles
    12 Stillman Rd
    North Stonington, CT 06359
    (860)599-5071
    5.2 PK-10
    81
  • Stonington
    Grades: PK-9 | 198 students
    7.6 miles
    89 Barnes Rd
    Stonington, CT 06378
    (860)535-0606
    7.6 PK-9
    198
  • Pawcatuck
    St Michael School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 145 students
    7.9 miles
    63 Liberty St
    Pawcatuck, CT 06379
    (860)599-1084
    7.9 K-8
    145
  • Norwich
    St. Joseph School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 118 students
    8.2 miles
    120 Cliff St
    Norwich, CT 06360
    (860)887-4565
    8.2 K-9
    118

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