Students: 850 | Faculty: 131 | Grades: 9-12 | Gender: Coed
Choate Rosemary Hall
Choate Rosemary Hall is a private, prestigious, coeducational boarding high school located in Wallingford, CT. The current name dates back to 1971 when two single-sex schools, Choate School and Rosemary Hall merged. Today it enrolls 850 students.
The campus is of suburban type and covers 458 acres. Its students achieve high degree of success at state and national competitions in science and economics. In 2012 its team won the American Mathematics Competition.
Their orchestra and choral groups perform nationally and internationally, from White House to Carnegie Hall and St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome. The mascot is the Wild Boar.
The tuition is $51,240 for boarding school and $39,650 for day school. Among the numerous prominent alumni are President J. F. Kennedy, Pulitzer-winning playwright Edward Albee and actors Michael Douglas and Glen Close.
Boarding Schools in Connecticut
The Taft School is a private college preparatory boarding school located on a 220-acre campus in Watertown, Connecticut. It was founded in 1893 by Horace Dutton Taft whose older brother, William Howard Taft, later became president of the United States. The school, which has been co-educational since 1971, currently enrolls approximately 550 students, representing 33 states and 33 countries. It operates on a two-semester school year and offers a rigorous liberal arts curriculum. The average class size is between 10 to 16 students. Tuition ...
Marianapolis Preparatory School is a private co-ed school located in Thompson, Conn. This 150-acre campus is located in rural Connecticut, but it is just 1 hour from Boston and 3 hours from New York City. Marianapolis Preparatory School offers grades 9-12. They boast a 100% college acceptance rate, many to top universities from around the country. The school also offers a wide variety of sports and clubs. The average class size is 12, and the student-to-teacher ratio is 9:1. For the 2012-2013 ...
Westminster School was founded in 1888. It is a small co-educational, college preparatory school located on 200 acres in rural Simsbury, Connecticut. The school offers grades 9-12 and a postgraduate program is also available. Financial Aid is available. Yearly tuition for boarding students is $52,000 and tuition for day students is $39,000. The educational program at Westminster school focuses on liberal arts. Students are required to participate in the arts, athletics, and service work. The school is accredited by the ...