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Suffield Academy

Suffield Academy is a coeducational private boarding traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

Suffield Academy says

"Suffield Academy is an exciting and supportive school. Our dedicated faculty bring talent, compassion and creativity to their work. Our students bring ambition and vitality to the school's diverse community. We have a strong boarding school tradition two-thirds of our students live on campus that balances our core values with the imperatives of change..." Our unique Leadership Program flavors the atmosphere of the school both academically and socially. Suffield Academy offers a challenging and supportive experience for 400 students in grades 9-12. We have a strong boarding school tradition two-thirds of our students live on campus that balances tradition and change. Outstanding athletics and arts programs complement our academic offerings. Suffield's Leadership Program is a unique initiative in the independent school world, and a central part of the experience for each student here.

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
High School $48,400 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (860) 668-7315
Email
  [email protected]

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 55th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

1800 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

2100 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1910 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 410
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 80
10 106
11 101
12 123

Suffield Academy's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Suffield Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Average Class Size 10
Gender 54% Male / 46% Female
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 67%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 87%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 6%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Amnesty International
  • Chess Club
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • International Student Organization
  • Jewish Culture Club/ Jewish Student Association
  • Model UN
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Student Government

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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