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Marianapolis School BannerMarianapolis-crewing-banner-webMarianapolis-top-banner-webMarianapolis Student BannerMarianapolis Preparatory School Boarding School greek theater 2017 Connecticut USA

State

Connecticut

Number of Students

400

Grades

9-12

ESL Programs

Marianapolis Preparatory School

Private Boarding School – Thompson , Connecticut

Situated on a 150-acre campus within an hour’s drive of two Ivy League Universities, Marianapolis Preparatory School offers rigorous courses to secondary students in grades 9-12. The challenging curriculum has 15 Advanced Placement courses coupled with intimate classroom environments.

FACILITIES
Marianapolis Preparatory School recently completed renovation on a multi-purpose track and turf field. Other facilities include a black box theater for drama and musical
productions, a dark room for film development, tennis courts, and an athletic field house with a dance studio, a wrestling room, basketball courts and a weight and fitness center.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Participation in two seasons of extracurricular activities each year is mandatory whether students join a club or team sport. Students can choose from a long list of competitive
sports such as crew, martial arts, equestrian and more. Various art activities are also offered at Marianapolis such as art history, music, theater, dance and visual art. For those with a passion for creativity there’s a portfolio-based Advanced Studio Art or Independent Study. They also have after school clubs that give students time outside of class to make friends with common artistic interests.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
There are two boys’ and four girls’ dorms shared by both US and international students that feature all the comforts of home. Each residence hall at Marianapolis Preparatory
School has Wi-Fi access, recreational activities and TVs for use during leisure time.

Location
Thompson is a small rural town found about one hour northeast of the city of Hartford.

Area population: 9,495
Town website: Town of Thompson

Starting Dates
Estimated Fall Start: Late August
Estimated Fall End: Mid-January
Estimated Spring Start: Mid-January
Estimated Spring End: Early June

Honors or Dual Credit Courses:
Literary Genres, American Literature, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, Biology, Chinese III, Spanish II, Spanish III

Additional Services:

  • Academic progress reports
  • Airport transfer service
  • Assistance in acquiring books and material
  • Help with holiday accommodation
  • Help with travels during holidays
  • Orientation upon arrival

School Facts

Year Founded

1926

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

400

Grades

9-12

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:8

Average Class Size

14

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

150 Acres

Religious Affiliation

Roman Catholicism

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Art Foundations
  • Art History
  • Book Arts
  • Concert Choir
  • Dance
  • Drawing
  • Flexibility and Strength Development
  • Guitar
  • Independent Studies in Art
  • Introduction to Print Making
  • Jazz Band
  • Layout and Design
  • Mixed Media Design
  • Music Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Piano
  • Rock Band
  • Sculpture
  • Studio Art
  • Tap Dance

AP Courses

  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • European History
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language and Culture
  • Spanish Literature
  • Statistics
  • Studio Art
  • US History
  • World History

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Crew
  • Cross Country Running
  • Dance
  • Equestrian
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Martial Arts
  • Skiing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tai Chi
  • Tennis
  • Track and Field
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Yoga

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Astronomy
  • Art
  • Chinese Language
  • Comic
  • Dance
  • Media Center
  • Model United Nations
  • National Honor Society
  • Photography
  • Robotics and Engineering
  • Tech Crew
  • Writing
  • Yearbook

School Location

School Descripition

Amherst College, Bowdoin College, Brown University, Dartmouth College, George Washington University, Indiana University, Michigan State University, Northeastern
University, Pennsylvania State University, Providence College, Temple University, Texas Christian University (TCU), Tulane University, University of California – Davis, University of California – Irvine, University of California - Santa Barbara, University of Connecticut, University of Florida, Wake Forest University,

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Marianapolis Preparatory School

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