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The Gilbert School, Connecticut

The Gilbert School is a highly ranked private co-educational school between Boston and New York.

Our partnership with Gilbert offers the perfect environment for international students to begin their US education.

For students aged 15 – 16 we offer​:
  • The Gilbert School, Connecticut
  • High School Preparation Program 
  • High School Completion Program 
  • Accelerated Bridge Program 

The Gilbert School

Key facts

​School type

  • Private, co-educational

Year founded

  • 1895

Grades

  • 7 – 12

Student population

  • 525

Average class size

  • 18

Student:Faculty ratio

  • 11:1

Entry level

  • From just TOEFL iBT 20

Ranked in Top 7% of US Schools

The Gilbert School has twice been given the Silver Medal Award by US News & World Report (most recently in 2018). This places it in the top 7% of all US schools.

Comprehensive academic curriculum

The traditional program focuses on developing the whole student, including their physical, intellectual, emotional, and social growth.

Subject areas include:

  • Art
  • Career & Technology
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Health and World Education

Specialized English programs (from TOEFL iBT 20)

The Gilbert School also offers a full range of English courses for students needing language development prior to studying the academic syllabus. These courses are integrated into the main Gilbert Diploma program so students are part of the main School from day one.


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​High School Preparation Program

Perfect preparation for the Accelerated Bridge Program or Gilbert School Diploma.

Locations: New York, Connecticut

Age: 16+

Start dates: January, March, June, September


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High School Completion Program

Language and study skills development plus subject modules.

Locations: Boston, Los Angeles, New York

Age: 16+

Start dates: January, March, June, September* (*August in Los Angeles)


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​Accelerated Bridge Program

General academic subjects for students needing to complete High School prior to university study.

Location: New York

Age: 16+

Start dates: January, August


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