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Suffield Academy
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  • Private, Boarding
  • SUFFIELD, CT

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$49,500
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)
$71,500
Received Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Suffield Academy

Suffield Academy is a coeducational, independent secondary school serving 410 students. The school blends an academically challenging program with an encouraging, nurturing culture. Some of Suffield's most innovative offerings include the Leadership Program and a unique four-year College Counseling Program. Admission is highly selective; 1,000 students applied for the 120 available spaces in recent years. Students come from more than 20 American states and 30 countries. This is a wonderful place where each student is a key ingredient in our success. We hope you will come take a close look at Suffield.

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Suffield Academy Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1330
122 responses
Average ACT
30
71 responses

The Leadership Program

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The aim of Suffield's Leadership Program is to develop human beings with integrity who wish to make a significant and positive impact on society. Our four-year curriculum gives students the capacity to define and achieve meaningful goals and dreams. We will teach ways of thinking and develop skills, traits, and habits in order to enhance each student’s leadership qualities and capabilities.

Culture & Safety

Poll
89%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 64 responses
Poll
89%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 64 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 221 responses
  • Sit down lunches
    16%
  • Tiger Games
    16%
  • Holiday Dinner
    15%
  • Making memories with both peers and faculty
    15%
  • Graduation
    12%
  • Spirit Week
    9%
  • Chill on the Hill
    8%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
70%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Bermuda, China, Jamaica, South Korea, Thailand
International Boarding Students
20%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
410
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 64 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 64 responses
88%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 64 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
4:1
National
17:1
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 65 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 65 responses
Poll
89%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 65 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
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Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 64 responses
84%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 64 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 64 responses

Suffield Academy Reviews

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