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Kent School
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  • Private, Boarding, Episcopal
  • KENT, CT

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Sports
    grade B+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$90
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$54,600
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$73,450
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Kent School

Simplicity of Life. Directness of Purpose. Self-Reliance.

Founded in 1906 by an Episcopalian monk, Kent School's mission is to educate students intellectually, socially, ethically, and spiritually so that they will be prepared to contribute to the common good in the world beyond Kent School.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1400
148 responses
Average ACT
32
78 responses

Pre-Engineering

academic spotlight

Kent's Pre-Engineering Program develops technical skills, teamwork, and communication. The program is centered around the Pre-Engineering Certification, which acquaints students with the practice and profession of engineering through course work and extracurricular activities such as the Solar Car Competition, which Kent won!

Culture & Safety

Poll
71%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 21 responses
Poll
57%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 21 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 59 responses
  • Rock Day
    22%
  • Prize Day
    17%
  • Senior Spring
    17%
  • Lessons and Carols
    14%
  • Tapping
    8%
  • North Dorm Rave
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    7%

Boarding

Students Boarding
93%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
No data available  
International Boarding Students
No data available  

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
520
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 26 responses
54%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 26 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 26 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 30 responses
Poll
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 30 responses
Poll
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 30 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
76%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 21 responses
62%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 21 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 21 responses

Kent School Reviews

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