The Woodhall School

The mission of The Woodhall School is to provide an opportunity for success to young men of above-average intellectual ability in grades 9-12, who have had difficulties in traditional school environments.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedNLD, ASD, ADHD, Learning Differences
Year Founded1983

Student Body

Total Students43 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Woodhall School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size3 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced Coursesand U.S. History, Biology, Calculus AB and BC, Chemistry, Economics, English Language and Composition, English Literature, Environmental Science, Spanish Language
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(Button down or collared shirt, dress pants and shoes, blazer )

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$74,500
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMatthew C. Woodhall
Admissions AssociateCathy J. Maloney

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Soccer, WrestlingBasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryKayaking,
LacrosseSoccer,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Investment Club, Music Club, Science Club, Student Leadership, United Nations Club, Yearbook and Social Media

Arts and Music Programs:
a Capella, Art Club, Literary Magazine

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Sons of Thoreau

School Notes

  • The school embraces an individualized approach that allows each student to realize his potential and to take accountability in all areas of his life.The school's individualized approach includes an interpersonal and intrapersonal component that permeates the four pillars of The Woodhall School: Academics, Athletics,Residential Life, and Communications.
  • Please visit out Facebook page at www.facebook.com/WoodhallSchool for current news and events.
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The average private school tuition in Connecticut is $17,619 for elementary schools and $35,356 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Connecticut is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).