Top Connecticut Boarding Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 24 top college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Connecticut, serving 8,148 students.
Forman School Photo - Forman has a total of 13 dormitories on campus. The majority (85%) of students are boarders, but day students are invited to participate fully in evening study halls, meals, social events and other campus activities.
The Woodhall School Photo - The Woodhall School is located in rural Bethlehem, CT on approximately twenty-five acres of woodlands and trails for hiking and biking. The campus is designed to enhance The Woodhall School`s individual approach. The academic and residential areas are architecturally conceived as a small village.
Choate Rosemary Hall Photo - Choate has adopted a one-to-one iPad program. We have taken the iPad, a transformative device in our students' personal lives and made it a powerful ally in our academic work and in the classroom.
Westminster School Photo - Gund Reading Room in the Cole Library, a stunning place to study, meet and hold events.
Kent School Photo - Our campus is located along the shores of the Housatonic River, adjacent to the town of Kent.
Steward Outdoor School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 740 acre campus located in coastal Connecticut.
The Marvelwood School Photo - The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
The Taft School Photo - More than a century has passed since Mr. Taft founded our school. While the world and the school have changed dramatically, his fundamental values endure: work hard, without regard for public acclaim; develop all your talents: academic, artistic, and athletic; and most importantly, give of yourself to others.
Cheshire Academy Photo - Bowden Hall, completed in 1796, is the oldest schoolhouse in continuous use in the state of Connecticut
Top Connecticut Boarding Schools (2018-19)
- School Location Grades Students
- 54 W. Main Street Box 691
Baltic, CT 06330
Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
- 230 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT 06070
Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 236 students
- 211 Indian Mountain Road
Lakeville, CT 06039
Grades: 5-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 239 students
- 26 Chase Road
Thompson, CT 06277
Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students
- 476 Skiff Mountain Road
Kent, CT 06757
Grades: 9-12, PG | 140 students
- 45 Cottage Road
Oakdale, CT 06370
Grades: 8-12, PG | 130 students
- 253 Bushy Hill Road
Ivoryton, CT 06442
Grades: 6-9 | 14 students
- 58 Harrison Lane
Bethlehem, CT 06751
Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
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