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2023 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Hopkins School

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    Private School,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    7-12,

    82 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I have loved my time attending Hopkins school and wouldn't trade it for the world. Parents who have ambitious and bright children may have found their match. Hopkins school's courses not only....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 712,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    The Loomis Chaffee School

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    Private School,

    WINDSOR, CT,

    9-12,

    142 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I like the welcoming environment and sense of belonging from going to this school. Loomis’s emphasis on the Best Self and Common Good is present throughout the school‘s culture and social life, and...The school’s academic programs are beneficially challenging as well, with flexibility in advancing in courses such that students are able to take sufficiently challenging courses. The music, arts....

    Read 142 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 741,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Kent School

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    Private School,

    KENT, CT,

    9-12,

    112 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Kent is an exceptional all-around school. Definitely ascending in reputation - has the right kind of mix between challenging academics, sports and extra curriculars. Kent has an impressive advisor program that helps guide students through their boarding school journey. Arguably, it has the prettiest setting among all the East Coast schools with a river that runs along the campus and a wonderful town that is literally a 5-min walk for students. Having the town of...So glad that we chose Kent over the other great schools!.

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 520,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    The Taft School

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    Private School,

    WATERTOWN, CT,

    9-12,

    71 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The Taft School is truly a top notch academic institution. Theres no doubt that the courses are rigorous, the teachers give a ton of one on one attention to their students, extra help is always....

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 609,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  5. #9 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Pomfret School

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    Private School,

    POMFRET, CT,

    9-12,

    87 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I enjoyed my four years at Pomfret. It is a small school where everyone knows each other and looks out for one another. Teachers are welcoming, but have very high expectations (lots of homework and a....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Brunswick School

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    Private School,

    GREENWICH, CT,

    PK, K-12,

    53 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I went to Brunswick for 7.5 years. I didn't realize until long after graduation how many important lessons were passed on to the students about life, society, and how the world works. I left mid-year....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 984,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #17 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    St. Luke's School

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    Private School,

    NEW CANAAN, CT,

    5-12,

    196 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says St. Luke's has been transformational for our family. One child graduated a few years ago and another is there now - they both started as students in St. Luke's 5th grade. My older child would cry....

    Read 196 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 591,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #18 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Salisbury School

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    Private School,

    SALISBURY, CT,

    9-12,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son went to a great public high school for freshman and sophomore year and is an honor student. He always wanted to go to prep school and he is an avid hockey and lacrosse player. He is now in....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 310,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  9. #19 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Kingswood Oxford School

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    Private School,

    WEST HARTFORD, CT,

    6-12,

    46 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Kingswood Oxford or KO is a wonderful school with awesome teachers who connect well with students. Classes are often smaller than 15 students which allows teachers to truly connect with each of the...The only reason it is missing a star is due to its lack of diversity but hopefully, that gets fixed soon!.

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 501,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #23 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Avon Old Farms School

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    Private School,

    AVON, CT,

    9-12,

    256 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been welcomed to Avon with open arms. The community is fantastic in all aspects with academics, athletics, and fine arts. I was given the opportunity to try new things between countless sports....

    Read 256 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 406,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  11. #25 Best Private High Schools in Connecticut.

    Sacred Heart Greenwich

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    Private School,

    GREENWICH, CT,

    PK, K-12,

    86 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Sacred Heart has been a true home away from home for our girls. The school lives their mission every day and really pushes our young women to be independent thinkers who are kind and compassionate. ....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 729,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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