At a Glance

Founded: 1794

Enrollment: 55% Boarding (5-Day and 7-Day ), 45% Day

Grades: 9–12 and Postgraduate

Student Body: 344 students; 58% male, 42% female; 20% domestic students of color

Student-to-Faculty ratio: 6:1

Average Class Size: 10

Campus: 104 acres (.42 km2)

Location: Halfway between Boston and New York City. Walking distance to many local establishments in downtown Cheshire.

Airport: Bradley International Airport (Hartford/Springfield) is a 30-minute drive, while New York City and Boston airports are 2 hours away.

Climate: Cheshire has four seasons: warm summers, beautiful autumns, flowery springs, and frosty winters.

Languages Taught: French, Mandarin, and Spanish

Curricular Offerings: 119 courses, 32 IB courses