Villa Maria makes success a reality for emotionally sound bright students who are motivated to learn but have not met the demands of the assigned curriculum in their regular classrooms.
The program emphasizes the mastery of reading, writing, and mathematics skills necessary for academic achievement and a return to a mainstream setting.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Students: 60 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $58,900
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 4 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-9
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
ADHD, Dyslexia, Language Based Disorders, Non-Verbal Learning Disability, Disorder of Written Expression, Math Disability
Year Founded
1973
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
60 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Villa Maria School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
74%
Average Class Size
4 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Uniforms)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
There is financial aid based on need available.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$15,000
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Elise Brody
Admissions Associate
Mary Ann Guglielmo

School Notes

  • All teachers have Connecticut State Certification in Special Education. - Villa Maria School has been accredited as a school for students with learning disabilities by the Connecticut State Department of Education since 1980. - Support staff includes a speech and language pathologist, social worker, librarian, and tutors. - Private pull-out sessions with experienced speech and language pathologists, and physical and occupational therapists, are also available.
Profile last updated: 07/20/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Special Education School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-9
  • Students: 60 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $58,900
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 4 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $23,094 for elementary schools and $33,605 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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