Wooster School
EMPLOYER PROFILE
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GENERAL INFORMATION<o:p></o:p>

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Date Founded: 1926 by Rev. Dr. Aaron C. Coburn<o:p></o:p>

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Headmaster: Matthew J. Byrnes

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Director of Admissions: Paige Fischer

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Religious Affiliation: Episcopalian heritage, although Wooster serves students from many faiths and religious traditions.

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Accreditation<st1:place>New England</st1:place> Association of Schools and Colleges: http://www.neasc.org/ <o:p></o:p>

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Memberships:

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Size of Campus: 127 acres<o:p></o:p>

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Number of Buildings: 15 


ENROLLMENT INFORMATION ( September, 2010)<o:p></o:p>

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Enrollment: 357 boys and girls in grades Pre-K -12

  • Lower (PK-5): 108
  • Middle(6-8): 103
  • Upper (9-12):146

CT towns represented:

Bethel, Bridgeport, Brookfield, Danbury, Darien, Easton, Fairfield, New Canaan, New Fairfield, New Milford, Newtown, Norwalk, Oxford, Redding, Ridgefield, Sandy Hook, Sherman, Southbury, Southport, Stamford, Stratford, Waterbury, West Redding, Weston, Westport, Wilton 

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NY towns represented:

 

Bedford, Brewster, Carmel, Golden's Bridge, Granite Springs, Holmes, Hopewell Junction, Katonah, Mahopac, North Salem, Patterson, Pawling, Pleasantville, Pound Ridge, Somers, South Salem, Waccabuc, Yorktown Heights

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FACULTY INFORMATION<o:p></o:p>

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Number of full time faculty: 78

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Number of full time faculty with advanced degrees: (50%)

  • Master's Degrees: 37
  • PhD's: 5

In Lower School (Pre-K to Grade 5), the individual class size ranges from 8-17 with the most frequent number being 12 students per class.

 

In Middle and Upper School, a faculty member  typically teaches 4-5 sections per day and the class size ranges from 3-16 students.


ACADEMIC INFORMATION<o:p></o:p>

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Student Teacher Ratio: (This means how many students per each faculty member in the school)

  • Lower School 14 :1<o:p></o:p>
  • Middle School 13:1<o:p></o:p>
  • Upper School  10:1

Mean SAT scores for Class of 2017:

  • Verbal: 611
  • Math: 628
  • Writing: 632
Mean ACT scores for the Class of 2017 - ACT Total=27

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Number of AP courses: 8

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Number of other Advanced/Honors courses: 12


 TUITION AND FEES AND FINANCIAL AID  INFORMATION

  • <o:p>98 students received some form of need-based financial aid for the 2010-11 academic year.</o:p>
  • <o:p>Over $1.6 million dollars was awarded to qualified applicants</o:p>
  • <o:p>The average Financial Aid award for the 2010-11 school year was $16,271</o:p>
 
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COMPANY INFORMATION
Organization Name: Wooster School
Address 1: 91 Miry Brook Road
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City, State, Zip: Danbury, Connecticut  06810
 
Type: Private
Number of Students: 350
Lowest Grade: pre-k
Highest Grade: 12
 
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