New Canaan Country School

  • Grades: PK-9
  • Student Enrollment: 615
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  • Address
  • 545 Ponus Ridge Rd
  • New Canaan, CT 06870
  • Mailing Address:
  • PO Box 997
  • New Canaan, CT 06840
  • Phone
  • (203) 972-0771
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School Description

New Canaan Country School enrolls 615 school students from grades PK-9. It is located in New Canaan, CT, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $126,247.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 172
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • State or regional independent school association
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 615
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 95.1
    Full-Time Teachers: 85
    Part-Time Teachers: 15
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 5.9
  • Percent Minority Students: 20.5%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 302 (49.1%)
  • Females: 313 (50.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
New Canaan Country School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian7111.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For New Canaan Country School
  Number Percent
1st Grade548.8%
2nd Grade548.8%
3rd Grade548.8%
4th Grade548.8%
5th Grade6410.4%
6th Grade6610.7%
7th Grade6310.2%
8th Grade6710.9%
9th Grade406.5%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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