At a Glance

Founded: 1794

Enrollment: 56% Boarding, 44% Day

Grades: 9–12 and Postgraduate

Student Body: 365 students; 47% female, 52% male, 1% non-binary; 34% domestic students of color; from 11 states and 21 countries

Student-to-Faculty ratio: 7:1

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 50-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: 143 courses, 44 IB courses