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Westover School

Address: 1237 Whittemore Rd, Middlebury, CT 06762
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Description Westover School

  • Location of Westover School: Middlebury, Connecticut, United States
  • Established: in 1909
  • Age of students: under 18 years
  • Type of accommodation: residence (boarding house)
  • Total number of pupils: 204 people, 62% on boarding school, 19% - foreign students
  • The language of instruction: English
  • The general ratio of "teacher-pupils": 1: 7.

Westover School was founded in 1909 as a boarding school for girls 9-12 grades (middle and high school). Today, it occupies a leading position among the colleges in the educational world in terms of the number of AP courses - a total of 22. The total area of ​​the school reaches 145 acres to the northeast of New York City (90 km to the city).

The main goal is education of bright, independent, unique personalities: individual approach is practiced here that helps to reveal all the features and talents of each child, to find their place in life, to develop abilities and talents in any field of activity. According to statistics, the average score of the SSAT test for pupils is 1827. Foreign schoolgirls can attend ESL support language courses (English as a foreign language).

Westover School is small enough - there is a house, where warm and family atmosphere of support and mutual understanding is created. The group of schoolgirls includes representatives of 16 states and 17 countries of the world - it is easy to find new friends, to make useful and interesting acquaintances, and to foreign students such an international atmosphere helps to quickly adapt, to overcome the communicative barrier.

Programs and tuition/boarding fees, prices in Westover School

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About educational programs of the school of Westover: In addition to 22 courses available for study at the AP level, the school has 72 electives and 37 art courses, as well as unique author programs (such as "Women in the world of science and engineering").

Individual approach to each girl is practiced at the school. The main advantages of the programs are:

  • Private lessons and consultations with an experienced teacher are provided;
  • Students will learn to ask the right questions;
  • Students practise to look for non-standard solutions for different tasks;
  • Technics of arguing and defending the point of view;
  • To take responsibility for words and deeds;
  • Girls are taught a passion for gaining new knowledge, for continuing education, the desire to change the world for the better.

Accommodation and food

Comfortable residences have been prepared for the girls: in each of the bedrooms there is a student kitchen and a common room with soft furniture. Together with the girls in their homes live their mentors: they monitor the observance of cleanliness, order and discipline, guarantee full and round-the-clock safety of students. In addition, they help in maintaining a friendly and warm atmosphere: mentors can be contacted with any question, receive valuable advice, psychological support and friendly participation.

Subjects and sport

Subjects list: biology, chemistry, economics, English, geography, history, maths, music, physical Culture, physics
Events list: basketball, Chorus, dancing, Dramatic circle, field hockey, golf, lacrosse, music studio, softball, Squash, swimming, tennis, volleyball

Events Westover School

Each curriculum includes interesting and informative trips: it can be a visit to a major university (for example, Yale University), going to the theater or cinema, to a museum or an art gallery, going to the mountains and picnics.

Equipment Westover School

On the campus everything necessary for high-quality studying and comfortable rest is created, the sports infrastructure is developed. There is a large sports complex: 2 basketball and volleyball courts, climbing wall. There is also:

  • Fitness center and squash courts
  • Aerobics;
  • Dance and yoga studios;
  • Numerous outdoor areas, including treadmills and a spacious field for hockey on the grass.

Term dates and fees

Education at Westover School is cost $ 66,200 per year with accommodation.

Dates of the fall semesteк are beginning of September 2.

It is necessary additionally payment:

  • Deposit = $ 1500
  • Educational materials = $ 800
  • Art and photo courses = $ 60-80
  • Music courses = $ 440-485.

Extra fees:

  • Deposit for a course/programme 1500 USD

Entry requirements and extra fees how to apply, what is required to enrol

Applicants should prepare the following package of documents:

  • Application form
  • Completed survey sheet for parents
  • Recommendations from teachers in English and mathematics
  • Table with grades from previous place of study
  • Results of language tests SSAT or TOEFL (high enough).

You will also need to pass a personal interview: this can be done remotely via Skype or during a personal visit to Westover School.

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