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Marianapolis Preparatory School

Established: 1926

School Facts

  • Number of Students
  • Student Population
    CoEd - School for both genders
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Semester, Fall Year, Short-Term

School Description

Situated on a 150-acre campus within an hour’s drive of three Ivy League Universities, Marianapolis Preparatory School offers 42 honors and AP courses and plenty of extracurricular options as well as a week-long, immersive, for-credit destination learning project.

Marianapolis Preparatory School’s facilities include a black box theater for drama and musical productions, a newly renovated track and turf field, 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.

All students participate in at least two extracurricular activities every year. These options include competitive sports such as badminton and ultimate frisbee or club sports, such as martial arts and skiing.
Marianapolis Prep offers a wide range of arts options both for credit and as extracurriculars. Some unique options include tap technique, introduction to printmaking, ukulele club, and rock band.

Marianapolis Prep’s nine houses and residence halls have kitchens, common spaces, and Wi-Fi. On the weekends, students can join events such as city excursions and cultural activities. The residence halls have exciting traditions such as the House Cup Challenge.


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Visit City Site: Thomson, Connecticut

  • 9, 10, 11, 12, PG Grades at School
  • 150 acres Campus Size
  • 33% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Student Population
CoEd - School for both genders
Teacher/Student Ratio
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
French Immersion
Speciality Programs
Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Students Leading Adaptation by Modeling, Science and Math Center Club, Robotics Club and Competitions, Centers of Excellence, L.E.A.P. Week, Summer Online Course, The Online Book Club
Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country Running, Equestrian, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Gymnastics, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Martial Arts, Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Wrestling
2D Art and Design, Architectural Drawing and Design, Art, Art - Independent Study, Art History, Book Arts, Dance - Independent Study, Digital Photography and Design, Drawing, Graphic Design, Layout and Design, Media, Mixed Media Design, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Studio Art, Studio Art - Drawing, Tap, Theater
Baritone Chorus, Choir, Choir - Concert, Guitar, Jazz Band, Music Fundamentals, Music Technology, Music Theory, Orchestra, Piano, String Quartet, Treble Chorus
Advanced Courses (AP, A-Levels)
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, Computer Science Principles, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, European History, Government and Politics, Microeconomics, Physics 1, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature and Culture, Statistics, US History, World History
Clubs and Extracurricular
Art Club, Ballroom Dancing, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Chinese National Honor Society, Choral, Community Service, Dance Team, Dessert Club, Disaster Relief Club, Film, Girls Club, Gymnastics, History Club, Knitting Club, Math Team, Mock Trial, Model United Nations (Model UN), National Honor Society, Peer Tutoring, Photography Club, Robotics and Engineering, Rock Band, Spanish Honor Society, Statistics Club, Table Tennis Club, Tai Chi, Technology Club, Technology Innovation Club, Yoga Club
Accepting Students in Grades
9, 10, 11, 12
Ages Accepted
ELTiS Minimum
No Minimum
TOEFL Minimum
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
Minimum Duolingo: 81; January 15th first round decision app deadline. March 10th decisions Possible semester program; To earn a diploma, student must be enrolled for AT LEAST 3 consecutive semesters

Real Stories from Real Students:

Marianapolis is a huge family-like community that helps students to seek out their favorite activities and helps them to achieve success.

Yijun Shen '18

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