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 New England Association of Schools and Colleges and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, the Association of Boarding Schools, and the Connecticut Association of Independent Schools.