The mission of Westover School is to provide an environment that inspires the intellectual, artist, athlete, and philosopher in each student. Westover challenges young women to think independently, to embrace diversity, and to grow intellectually and spiritually. Westover encourages in each student integrity, responsibility, and commitment to community.
|Founded in 1909 by Mary Robbins Hillard.Designed by Theodate Pope Riddle, one of America’s first female architects.Located on 133.5 acres in western Connecticut—90 miles northeast of New York City and 130 miles southwest of BostonCurrently 3,468 living alumnae of record. Ann S. Pollina became Head of School in 1997.Student Body209 students (132 boarding, 71 day students) from 19 states and 16 countries, including six exchange studentsInternational 18% Minority 20%Faculty Student–Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1 All new students’ average SSAT score: 61st percentile