Connecticut Boarding Schools

There are 26 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Connecticut.
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Students participate in an annual convocation to usher in each new school year; formal dress code and the school's official blazer is required each Friday, with semi-formal dress in effect during the rest of the school week. 

Students enjoy several traditions throughout the year, including CA Spirit Week and the highly anticipated Spring Fling.
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Students participate in an annual convocation to usher in each new school year; formal dress code and the school's official blazer is required each Friday, with semi-formal dress in effect during the rest of the school week. 

Students enjoy several traditions throughout the year, including CA Spirit Week and the highly anticipated Spring Fling.
An afternoon in the Student Center
<a href='http://www.hyde.edu/academics/'>Academics</a>
Hyde's academic program builds skills and develops confidence. Ninety-eight percent of Hyde students attend four-year colleges.
Located in the foothills of the Berkshire mountains, Kent was voted the best fall foliage destination by Yankee Magazine.
The Outdoor Leadership Program allows students to explore and challenge themselves in multiple areas of our 100+ acre campus and the surrounding rivers and mountains of Northwest Connecticut.
A large percentage of the student body try out for the annual spring musical.  At Rectory, students are supportive of each other in the arts, and they enjoy the time spent performing in the P.Y. & Kinmay Tang Performing Arts Center.
Salisbury School Dinning Hall
Comprehensive Girls' Athletics Program
 
Fall Term Athletics: 
Varsity, Jr. Varsity and B Team Field Hockey, Varsity B Soccer, Jr. Soccer, Varsity Cross-Country, Varsity and Varsity B Volleyball, Rumsey Outdoor Adventure, Horseback Riding

Winter Term Athletics:
Varsity Girls' Ice Hockey, Varsity Girls' Basketball, Varsity B and Jr. Girls' Basketball,
Varsity and Recreational Ski and Snowboarding, Instructional Volleyball and Tennis

Spring Term Athletics:
Varsity, Varsity B and Jr. Softball Teams, Varsity and Varsity B Tennis, Varsity Crew
The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
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Students
Hockey is a long held tradition at South Kent. The school's four teams call the state-of-the-art Admiral James & Sybil Stockdale Arena home. Selects Academy at South Kent School has participated in the National tournament for the past two years, as one of the top 16 teams in the nation.
At Avon, the arts are more than paint on a canvas, pixels on a screen, notes in the air, or chords in the hand - our boys experience a journey of creative discovery through personal programs allowing them to explore their undiscovered talents.
Indian Mountain School
Go Tigers!
Created by Rosemary Hall students many years ago, Garden Party is one of the school's cherished traditions. A special dress pre-graduation event, senior girls invite a junior girl and a faculty member to pass along Rosemary traditions to the junior girls.

Other traditions? The Last Hurrah, the Spring Musical, Physics Phlotilla, Lessons and Carols, Senior Dance Lessons and Deerfield Day to name a few.
Canterbury dedicated a state-of-the-art artificial turf field for soccer and field hockey in the spring of 2014.
The Gunnery offers a wide range of activities for students interested in music.  Instrumental performers can participate in the Jazz Ensemble, the Chamber Ensemble.  Vocalists can participate in The Gunnery Troubadours, where students learn vocal technique and ensemble singing. Solo concerts each term allow the student to apply what they have learned in a performance setting.

Connecticut Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Academy of the Holy Family
    All-girls  (Catholic)
    54 W. Main Street Box 691
    BalticCT 06330
    860-822-6279

    Grades: 9-12 | 30 students
  • 500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    800-464-2866

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 409 students
  • 101 Aspetuck Avenue
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)210-3832

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 320 students
  • 10 Main Street
    CheshireCT 06410
    2034397250

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 437 students
  • 333 Christian Street
    WallingfordCT 06492
    203-697-2239

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 862 students
  • 230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    860-408-4200

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 251 students
  • 12 Norfolk Road, P.O. Box 80
    LitchfieldCT 06759
    860-567-1802

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 218 students
  • 99 Green Hill Road
    WashingtonCT 06793
    (860)-868-7334

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 288 students
  • 11 Interlaken Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    (860) 435-3102

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 598 students
  • PO Box 237
    WoodstockCT 06281
    860-963-4721

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 140 students
  • 211 Indian Mountain Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    435-480-0871

    Grades: 6-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 250 students
  • Kent School
    (Episcopal)
    PO Box 2006
    KentCT 06757
    860-927-6111

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 570 students
  • Office of Admission
    WindsorCT 06095
    860-687-6400

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 650 students
  • 26 Chase Road
    ThompsonCT 06277
    8609239245

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students
  • 476 Skiff Mountain Road
    KentCT 06757
    860-927-0047

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 165 students
  • 60 Main Street
    FarmingtonCT 06032
    8604093530

    Grades: 9-12 | 325 students
  • PO Box 128, 398 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    860-963-6120

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 350 students
  • P.O. Box 68 528 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    860-928-1328

    Grades: 5-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 250 students
  • 201 Romford Road
    Washington DepotCT 06794
    8608680535

    Grades: 5-9 | K-9 (day) | 336 students
  • St. Thomas More School
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    45 Cottage Road
    OakdaleCT 06370
    860-823-3861

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 130 students
  • 251 Canaan Road
    SalisburyCT 06068
    860-435-5732

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 305 students
  • South Kent School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    40 Bulls Bridge Road
    South KentCT 06785
    860-927-3539

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 180 students
  • Suffield Academy
    SuffieldCT 06078
    860-386-4440

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 415 students
  • 110 Woodbury Road
    WatertownCT 06795
    860-945-7700

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 594 students
  • 995 Hopmeadow Street
    SimsburyCT 06070
    860-408-3060

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 390 students
  • Westover School
    All-girls 
    1237 Whittemore Rd., P.O. Box 847
    MiddleburyCT 06762
    203-577-4521

    Grades: 9-12 | 204 students
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