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Our campus is located along the shores of the Housatonic River, adjacent to the town of Kent.
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.
Indian Mountain School
The Hotchkiss School
Good-bye dinner for senior boarding students
Salisbury School Dinning Hall
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.
The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
The Gunnery is a coeducational college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and post graduate.  The school current has 300 students (90 day and 210 boarding).  Represented in the student body are 18 states and 19 countries.  Our 220 acre campus borders the village green of Washington, a small, historic town in the Litchfield Hills.
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.
Our 860 acre campus is comprised of breathtaking panoramic vistas; rustic hiking trails; a serene pond for swimming and fishing; and abundant seasonal foliage.
Rumsey Hall School, located in the Bantam River Valley in Washington Depot, CT, is set on a 147-acre campus featuring Math and Science Buildings, Library, Fine Arts Building, Performing Arts Center, Two Gymnasiums, Indoor and Outdoor Tennis Courts, 7 Athletic Fields, Hockey Rink, Dining Hall and Dormitories
Loomis Chaffee campus
Our girls are competitors in soccer, softball, cross-country, fencing, basketball, ice hockey, lacrosse, equestrian, tennis, and golf.
Canterbury's student to teacher ratio is 11:1. The curriculum is extensive.
St. Albert's dormitory

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 | 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 | 320 students
  • 10 Main Street
    CheshireCT 06410
    2034397250

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 420 students
  • 333 Christian Street
    WallingfordCT 06492
    203-697-2239

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 859 students
  • 230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    860-408-4200

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 252 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 | 605 students
  • 211 Indian Mountain Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    435-480-0871

    Grades: 6-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 230 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 | 690 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 | 313 students
  • PO Box 128, 398 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    860-963-6120

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 355 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 | 100 students
  • 251 Canaan Road
    SalisburyCT 06068
    860-435-5732

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 310 students
  • South Kent School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    40 Bulls Bridge Road
    South KentCT 06785
    860-927-3539

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 180 students
  • 253 Bushy Hill Road
    IvorytonCT 06442
    860-767-0848

    Grades: 6-9 | 24 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 | 595 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 | 200 students
  • 57 Academy Rd.Woodstock, CT 06281
    WoodstockCT 06281
    860-928-6575

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 1050 students
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