Private Schools in Newtown, Connecticut

There are 5 Private Schools in Newtown, Connecticut, serving a population of 1,972 people in an area of 3 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 394 people, and 1 Private School per square mile.

In Connecticut, Newtown is ranked 60th of 339 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 53rd of 339 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Newtown Private Schools

Find Newtown, Connecticut private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.

Fraser Woods Montessori School 173 South Main Street Newtown, CT

Housatonic Valley Waldorf School 40 Dodgingtown Road Newtown, CT

St Rose Of Lima School 40 Church Hill Road Newtown, CT

The Learning Experience 274 South Main Street Newtown, CT

Wesley Learning Center 92 Church Hill Road Newtown, CT

About Newtown Private Schools

Newtown Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Newtown, CT. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Connecticut Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Connecticut State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Newtown Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Newtown private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Newtown private school test scores

Newtown Private School Statistics

Find Newtown Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Newtown Private School Enrollment
 NewtownFairfield County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment169,936
Kindergarten Enrollment6 (25.0%)1,515 (12.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)4 (6.7%)5,644 (11.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)4 (2.1%)6,785 (13.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)21 (11.7%)8,204 (14.2%)
Newtown Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NewtownFairfield County
Less than 9th Grade Education19 (1.5%)34,004 (5.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)29 (2.3%)30,886 (4.8%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)174 (13.6%)139,001 (21.7%)