Situated on a 150-acre campus within an hour’s drive of two Ivy League Universities, Marianapolis Preparatory School offers rigorous courses secondary students in grades 9-12. A private high school in the Roman Catholic tradition, the challenging curriculum has 15 Advanced Placement courses coupled with intimate classroom environments that support each learner’s academic and personal success.
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 complete 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. Students can choose from a long list of competitive indoor and outdoor sports or from various art activities (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.
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.
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
Honors or Dual Credit Courses:
Literary Genres, American Literature, Geometry, Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, Biology, Chinese III, Spanish II, Spanish III
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Closest International and Local Airports: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Marianapolis Preparatory School