Westminster School
995 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT 06070
Main telephone: (860) 408 3000
Admissions telephone: (860) 408 3060
Admissions fax: (860) 408 3042
Year Founded: 1888 (moved to Simsbury in 1900)
Headmaster: William V. N. Philip

Student Body:
Grades: 9-12 and Postgraduate
Number of Students: 398
Boys: 51%
Girls: 49%
Boarding students: 75%
Day students: 25%
States represented: 22
Countries represented: 30
Students of color: 21%
International students: 15%


Number of faculty: 95
Number of teaching faculty: 59
Faculty living on campus: 69
Number of faculty who are alumni: 11
Male: 46
Female: 49
Average number of years at Westminster: 10
Average number of years in education: 17
Advanced degrees: 61% of teaching faculty

Average English class size: 12
Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
Advanced Placement Offerings: 22
Number of library volumes: 26,000

Number of interscholastic sports: 14
Number of interscholastic teams: Over 50

Applications: 1,026
New students: 133
College Counseling:
In recent years, approximately 65 percent of our students gained admission to colleges and universities ranked as “Most Competitive” by Barron’s Profiles of American Colleges, and approximately 90 percent gained admission to colleges and universities ranked as “Most or Highly Competitive.”


Boarding tuition: $62,475
Day tuition: $47,225
Financial aid budget: $5,680,000
Students receiving financial aid: 34%
Endowment: $100,000,000*
Plant Value: $250,000,000*
* approximate value as of June 30 2018

Campus size: 200 acres
Simsbury*, Connecticut: pop. 23,615
* Named by Money magazine among the ten best places to live in the U.S.

Distance to:
Downtown Simsbury: 1/4 mile
Bradley International Airport: 8 miles
Hartford (Connecticut’s capital): 15 miles
Boston: 110 miles
New York City: 120 miles

New England Association of Schools and Colleges (www.NEASC.org)

W.A.L.K.S. Consortium

Westminster School

995 Hopmeadow Street, Simsbury, CT 06070
(860) 408-3000
Westminster School is a private, coeducational boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and Postgraduate, located in Simsbury, Connecticut. The suburban New England campus is midway between New York City and Boston. In keeping with our support for a diverse community, Westminster abides by all applicable federal and state laws and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected characteristic, including race, color, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry and/or disability.

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