Top Connecticut Boarding Schools

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Indian Mountain School
The Hotchkiss School
Salisbury School Photo - Salisbury School Dinning Hall
Miss Porter's School Photo
Cheshire Academy Photo - Bowden Hall, completed in 1796, is the oldest schoolhouse in continuous use in the state of Connecticut. Founded in 1794, Cheshire Academy is the 10th oldest boarding school in the US.
Marianapolis Preparatory School Photo - St. Albert's dormitory
Kent School Photo - Our campus is located along the shores of the Housatonic River, adjacent to the town of Kent.
Rectory School Photo - Our girls are competitors in soccer, softball, cross-country, fencing, basketball, ice hockey, lacrosse, equestrian, tennis, and golf.
Choate Rosemary Hall Photo
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.
Pomfret School Photo
Loomis Chaffee Photo - Loomis Chaffee campus
Steward Outdoor School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 740 acre campus located in coastal Connecticut.
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.
Westover School Photo
Avon Old Farms School Photo - Our 860 acre campus is comprised of breathtaking panoramic vistas; rustic hiking trails; a serene pond for swimming and fishing; and abundant seasonal foliage.
Academy of the Holy Family Photo - May 2019 Prom (Freshmen)
Canterbury School Photo - Canterbury offers its athletes the facilities they need to excel, from one of the best aquatics centers in New England to our ice rink, nine playing fields, squash courts, and rowing site on the Housatonic River.
Suffield Academy Photo - The Bell on Suffield's Bell Hill is a central school symbol. All students ring it after receiving their Suffield diplomas at Commencement, and victorious athletic teams ring it throughout the year.
Westminster School Photo - Gund Reading Room in the Cole Library, a stunning place to study, meet and hold events.

Top Connecticut Boarding Schools (2020)

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

    Grades: 9-12 | 40 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 | 330 students
  • 10 Main Street
    CheshireCT 06410
    (203)439-7250

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 344 students
  • 333 Christian Street
    WallingfordCT 06492
    (203)697-2239

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 854 students
  • 230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)408-4200

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 236 students
  • 12 Norfolk Road, P.O. Box 80
    LitchfieldCT 06759
    (860)567-1802

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 223 students
  • 11 Interlaken Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    (860)435-3102

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 627 students
  • 211 Indian Mountain Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    (435)480-0871

    Grades: 5-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 250 students
  • Kent School
    Kent School Photo - Our campus is located along the shores of the Housatonic River, adjacent to the town of Kent.
    (Episcopal)
    PO Box 2006
    KentCT 06757
    (860)927-6111

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 580 students
  • Office of Admission
    WindsorCT 06095
    (860)687-6400

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 725 students
  • 26 Chase Road
    ThompsonCT 06277
    (860)923-9245

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 350 students
  • 476 Skiff Mountain Road
    KentCT 06757
    (860)927-0047

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 120 students
  • 60 Main Street
    FarmingtonCT 06032
    (860)409-3530

    Grades: 9-12 | 332 students
  • PO Box 128, 398 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    (860)963-6120

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 367 students
  • P.O. Box 68 528 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    (860)928-1328

    Grades: 5-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 250 students
  • St. Thomas More School
    St. Thomas More School Photo
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    45 Cottage Road
    OakdaleCT 06370
    (860)823-3861

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 130 students
  • Salisbury School
    Salisbury School Photo - Salisbury School
    All-boys 
    251 Canaan Road
    SalisburyCT 06068
    (860)435-5732

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 310 students
  • 253 Bushy Hill Road
    IvorytonCT 06442
    (860)767-0848

    Grades: 6-9 | 14 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 | 606 students
  • 995 Hopmeadow Street
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)408-3060

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students
  • Westover School
    Westover School Photo
    All-girls 
    1237 Whittemore Rd.
    MiddleburyCT 06762
    (203)577-4521

    Grades: 9-12 | 189 students
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