Students: 560 | Faculty: 80 | Grades: 9-12 | Gender: Coed
Kent School is a private, college preparatory school located in Kent, Connecticut that was founded in 1906 by Rev. Frederick Herbert Sill, a monk from the Order of the Holy Cross. This school is co-educational since 1960 and is still affiliated with the Episcopal Church.
Kent School offers grades 9-12 and with an optional post-graduate program. Tuition is $47,400 for boarding students and $37,500 for day students.
Financial Aid is available with the average amount awarded being around $31,000.
Kent School is known for it’s excellent crew, football, and equestrian athletics programs.
It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. In addition, Kent is member of the Founders League of New England preparatory schools. An interesting alumni list includes Seth MacfFarlane of Family Guy fame.
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