* This figure may not reflect actual classroom sizes.
Kent School (Connecticut)
Kent School is a co-educational and a private preparatory school that is located in Kent, Connecticut. The Reverend Frederick Herbert established the school in 1906, and it has a strong affiliation with the Episcopal Church. Kent School has many international students who come from more than 40 foreign countries. The institution is located between the Housatonic River and the Appalachian Trail. Most of the faculties have advanced degrees, and many of the teachers live on the faculty apartments or the faculty village.
Kent School provides the students with a curriculum that has more than 160 courses. Most of the courses are provided at the honors, normal, accelerated, and the AP levels. Various pre-engineering classes are provided, and the lessons include manufacturing and structures engineering. The pre-engineering classes are made available through the SEEK program. The school has many unique traditions that support in characterizing the institution. For example, the rising seniors are the ones who climb the skiff mountain and paint the numeral rock. The students are supposed to paint their graduation year on the rock, and they are allowed to paint each other in the process. Most of the students also participate in the interscholastic sports that are held in the institution.
Associations & Organizations
- National Association of Episcopal Schools
- National Association of Independent Schools
- State/Regional Independent School Association
- The Association of Boarding Schools
Students by Gender
Students by Grade
Teachers on Staff
Photo Source: School's Website and/or Social Media Data Source: NCES: 00939414
Explore Boarding Schools in Connecticut
Choate Rosemary Hall is a beautiful boarding school in Wallingford, Connecticut that provides the traditional New England education to children who want…9 - 12coed858 Students123 Teachers
The Ether Walker School is located in Simsbury, Connecticut. It's among the first, independent all-girls' college preparatory school. Founded in 1911 by…6 - 12all-girl240 Students52 Teachers
The Suffield Academy is located in Suffield, Connecticut where students are boarded every year for a vigorous education that cannot be matched…9 - 12coed410 Students69 Teachers
The Hotchkiss School of Lakeville, Connecticut is a school that offers kids the boarding education they need to get into the school…9 - 12coed601 Students114 Teachers