Overview

Suffield Academy has 420 students from more than 25 countries and 20 American states. The school is located between New York and Boston with easy access to major international airports. Suffield has distinctive four-year college counseling and leadership development programs. More than $100 million has been invested in the Suffield campus over the past decade with new facilities for academic, athletics, arts, and community life. In 2020 more than 1,000 students applied for 120 available spaces at Suffield Academy.
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Suffield Academy With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

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A+ Matriculation
A+ Academics
A Extracurricular activities
A Community
A+ Reviews
A+ Int. student mgmt

Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-ed
Rural
ESL: Yes
Boarding Tuition: $71,500
Day S. Tuition: $47,400
# of Students: 416
Boarding Rate: 75%
Teacher:Student: 1:5%
International Student: 19%
AP Courses: 13
Endowment: $199,519/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 80%
SAT: 1371/1600
IB: No
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Matriculation

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#2 Columbia University 1
#2 Harvard College 1
#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1
LAC #1 Williams College 1
#6 University of Chicago 1
#8 University of Pennsylvania 1
#9 Northwestern University 1
LAC #2 Amherst College 1
#13 Dartmouth College 1
#14 Vanderbilt University 1
#14 Washington University in St. Louis 1
#17 Cornell University 1
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 1
#21 Emory University 1
#23 Georgetown University 1
#23 University of Michigan 1
#25 Carnegie Mellon University 1
#25 University of Virginia 1
#27 University of Southern California 1
#28 New York University 1
#28 Tufts University 1
#28 University of California: Santa Barbara 1
#28 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#28 Wake Forest University 1
LAC #6 United States Naval Academy 1
#34 University of California: San Diego 1
#34 University of Rochester 1
#36 Boston College 1
#36 University of California: Irvine 1
#38 Georgia Institute of Technology 1
#38 University of Texas at Austin 1
LAC #8 Claremont McKenna College 1
#42 Boston University 1
#42 Brandeis University 1
#42 Case Western Reserve University 1
#42 Tulane University 1
#42 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
LAC #9 Carleton College 1
LAC #9 Middlebury College 1
#47 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
#49 Lehigh University 1
#49 Northeastern University 1
#49 Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 1
#49 Pepperdine University 1
#49 Purdue University 1
#49 Villanova University 1
#55 Santa Clara University 1
#55 University of Miami 1
LAC #11 Washington and Lee University 1
#57 Penn State University Park 1
#59 Syracuse University 1
#59 University of Washington 1
#63 George Washington University 1
#63 University of Connecticut 1
#63 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
LAC #13 Grinnell College 1
LAC #13 Hamilton College 1
#68 Fordham University 1
#68 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#68 Southern Methodist University 1
#68 Texas A&M University 1
#68 University of Massachusetts Amherst 1
#75 Baylor University 1
#75 Clemson University 1
#75 Loyola Marymount University 1
#75 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1
#79 American University 1
#83 Elon University 1
#83 Howard University 1
#83 Marquette University 1
#83 Michigan State University 1
SUNY University at Binghamton 1
#83 Texas Christian University 1
LAC #17 Barnard College 1
LAC #17 Colby College 1
LAC #17 Wesleyan University 1
SUNY University at Buffalo 1
#93 University of Delaware 1
#93 University of Denver 1
#93 University of San Diego 1
#99 University of Oregon 1
#103 Drexel University 1
#103 University of Arizona 1
#103 University of San Francisco 1
#104 University of Colorado Boulder 1
#104 University of Tennessee: Knoxville 1
LAC #22 University of Richmond 1
LAC #22 Vassar College 1
Arizona State University 1
#117 Rochester Institute of Technology 1
#122 Chapman University 1
LAC #25 Bates College 1
LAC #26 Colorado College 1
#136 Catholic University of America 1
#136 University of New Hampshire 1
#136 University of the Pacific 1
#148 Duquesne University 1
LAC #30 Kenyon College 1
LAC #30 Mount Holyoke College 1
LAC #35 College of the Holy Cross 1
LAC #35 Pitzer College 1
LAC #38 Bucknell University 1
LAC #38 Franklin & Marshall College 1
LAC #38 Lafayette College 1
LAC #38 Skidmore College 1
LAC #42 Denison University 1
LAC #42 Occidental College 1
LAC #45 Union College 1
LAC #46 Trinity College 1
LAC #50 Connecticut College 1
LAC #50 Dickinson College 1
LAC #50 The University of the South 1
Alfred University 1
Assumption College 1
Babson College 1
Bard College 1
Belmont University 1
Bentley University 1
Bryant University 1
Chatham University 1
Christopher Newport University 1
City University of New York: Queens College 1
Coastal Carolina University 1
College of Charleston 1
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Emerson College 1
Endicott College 1
Fairfield University 1
Florida Gulf Coast University 1
Franklin Pierce University 1
Georgia Southern University 1
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James Madison University 1
Lewis & Clark College 1
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Nichols College 1
Ohio Wesleyan University 1
Pace University 1
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Saint Mary's College of California 1
Salve Regina University 1
Southern Connecticut State University 1
Springfield College 1
St. Lawrence University 1
Stonehill College 1
Suffolk University 1
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill 1
SUNY Maritime College 1
The New School College of Performing Arts 1
University of Alabama 1
University of Arkansas 1
University of Massachusetts Lowell 1
University of Mississippi 1
University of Rhode Island 1
University of St. Andrews 1
University of Tampa 1
Wilkes University 1
Xavier University 1
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AP Courses

(Total 13)
Biology
Macroeconomics
Statistics
Microeconomics
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Physics C: Mechanics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Biology
Macroeconomics
Statistics
Microeconomics
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Chemistry
Physics C: Mechanics
English Language and Composition
English Literature and Composition
Computer Science A
Physics 1
United States Government and Politics
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Sports

(Total 19)
Alpine Skiing
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Field Hockey
American Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Riflery
Alpine Skiing
Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Field Hockey
American Football
Golf
Lacrosse
Riflery
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Volleyball
Water Polo
Wrestling
Crew
Fitness
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 12)
Bachelor Club
Chess Club
Christian Fellowship
DECA
Fishing Club
Investment Club
Law & Justice Club Knitting Club
Outing Club
Philosophy Club
Political Action Club
Bachelor Club
Chess Club
Christian Fellowship
DECA
Fishing Club
Investment Club
Law & Justice Club Knitting Club
Outing Club
Philosophy Club
Political Action Club
Pre-Health Club
What Would Ruth Bader Ginsburg Do? (WWRBGD)
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Arts

(Total 22)
Studio Art
Ceramics
Photography
Graphic Design
Media
Image Making
Vocal
Jazz
Music Media
Music Theory
Studio Art
Ceramics
Photography
Graphic Design
Media
Image Making
Vocal
Jazz
Music Media
Music Theory
Chamber Choir
Choir
Sculpture
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1833
Campus Size: 350 acres
Boarding Rate: 75%
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: 01/15
Interview: Skype, On Campus
School Code:
TOEFL: 8627
SSAT: 7558

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Brief Reviews

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4.8/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 9)
4.7 / 5 Overall
4.7 / 5 Academics
4.8 / 5 Campus
4.9 / 5 Student Life
4.6 / 5 Athletic&Art
4.9 / 5 Transportation

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Frequently Ask Questions about Suffield Academy

Tell me a bit about Suffield Academy.
Suffield Academy is Co-ed private boarding school located in Connecticut, US. It was founded 1833 , and currently has about 416 students, 19.00% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit http://www.suffieldacademy.org.
Does Suffield Academy have rigorous academic requirements?
Suffield Academy is offering 13 AP courses.

In recent years, 57 of their students score 4 and 5 in AP exams.

Suffield Academy also have 80% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do Suffield Academy students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 26.4% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 16.8% go to top 25, and about 5.6% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for Suffield Academy?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Suffield Academy’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Suffield Academy’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Suffield Academy in 2024 is $71,500 , which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at saadmit@suffieldacademy.org .
Where is Suffield Academy located?
Suffield Academy is located in the State of Connecticut of USA.
How popular is Suffield Academy on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Suffield Academy is among the most popular schools, within top 49 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Suffield Academy has been favorited by 645 users.
How to start with an application with Suffield Academy?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Suffield Academy. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Suffield Academy’s official site: http://www.suffieldacademy.org or call them at 860-386-4400.
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What is the FindingSchool rating for Suffield Academy?
The overall rating for Suffield Academy is A+.

The section ratings of Suffield Academy are:
A+ for Matriculation
A+ for Academics
A for Extracurriculum
A for Community
A+ for Students and Parents reviews
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