Fast Facts about Wooster
Date Founded: 1926 by Rev. Dr. Aaron C. Coburn
Head of School: Matt Byrnes
Religious Affiliation: Episcopalian heritage, although Wooster serves students from many faiths and religious traditions.
Accreditation: New England Association of Schools and Colleges
- National Association of Independent Schools
- Connecticut Association of Independent Schools
- Independent Curriculum Group
- Positive Coaching Alliance
- The Mastery Transcript Consortium
Size of Campus: 127 acres
Number of Buildings: 15
Enrollment: 334 boys and girls in grades 4 -12
Upper (9-12): 234
CT towns represented:
Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, Darien, Fairfield, Middlebury, New Canaan, New Fairfield, New Milford, New Preston, Newtown, Norwalk, Redding, Ridgefield, Roxbury, Sandy Hook, Sherman, Southbury, West Redding, Weston, Westport, and Wilton.
NY towns represented:
Beacon, Bedford, Bedford Hills, Brewster, Carmel, Chappaqua, Cortlandt Manor, Fishkill, Goldens Bridge, Holmes, Hopewell, Katonah, Mahopac, Mount Kisco, North Salem, Patterson, Pawling, Poughquag, Pound Ridge, Purdys, Somers, South Salem, Stormville, Waccabuc, Wappingers Falls, and Yorktown Heights.
Number of full-time faculty: 51
Number of full-time faculty with advanced degrees: (73%)
- Master's Degrees: 34
- PhD's: 3
A faculty member typically teaches 4-5 sections per day, with an average of 12 students per class.
Student Teacher Ratio: (This means how many students per each faculty member in the school)
- Middle and Upper School 6:1
Mean SAT scores for Class of 2020:
- Verbal: 623
- Math: 613
DLI College Level Courses: 12
Number of other Advanced/Honors courses: 11