The Glenholme School

The Glenholme School is an independent, coeducational boarding and day school for students, ages 10 to 18 at enrollment for middle school and high school, and ages 18 to 21 in postgraduate or transition program. The school provides a positive and nurturing atmosphere designed to help students become competent academically and socially.
Academic instruction is a specifically designed approach to studies on an individual basis compatible with each young person`s strengths, talents and abilities to foster intellectual, personal, and social development. The school's comprehensive learning environment supports the success of students with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), ADHD,OCD, Tourette, depression, anxiety and various learning differences.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Students: 80 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
High functioning ASD, ADHD, OCD, Anxiety
Year Founded
1965
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
80 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 27%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
10 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Community Services, Culinary Arts

Club or Organization:
LEO Club, Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
and much much more, Chorus, Dance, Theater Arts & Drama

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Arts & Crafts, Equestrian riding, Go karts, Intramural Sports, Ropes Course, Spirit Squad

School Notes

  • 12 month boarding & day school
  • Grades 5 -12 for ages 10 to 18 at enrollment and post-graduate for ages 18 to 21
  • College preparatory & career development curriculum
  • Executive function skill coaching
  • Postitive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS)
  • Social skill instruction
  • Individualized therapy
  • Private 110-acre campus
  • A center of the Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health organization

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: 5-12
  • Students: 80 students
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Litchfield County, CT is $25,851 for elementary schools and $54,279 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Litchfield County, CT is 50% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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