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

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The Ethel Walker School is a top rated, private, boarding, all-girls school located in Simsbury, CT. It has 232 students in grades 6-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 6 to 1. Tuition is $65,916 for the highest grade offered. After graduation, 98% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.

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Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$48,474
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)
$65,916
Received Financial Aid
56%
Average Financial Aid
$35,000

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1230
126 responses
Average ACT
28
31 responses

Culture & Safety

Poll
80%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 10 responses
Poll
80%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 10 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 40 responses
  • Dogswood Day
    25%
  • Community Dinners
    15%
  • Senior privileges
    15%
  • Old girl/ new girl shows
    13%
  • Head's Day
    10%
  • Mountain Day
    10%
  • Thanksgiving and Christmas Vespers
    10%

Boarding

Students Boarding
60%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Bermuda, China, Germany, Mexico, Thailand
International Boarding Students
18%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
232
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 12 responses
83%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 12 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 12 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 13 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 13 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 13 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
No data available  
100%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 6 responses

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