Kingswood Oxford School Highlights

Kingswood Oxford is a coeducational, independent, private day school for strong, motivated students in grades 6-12. Accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Kingswood Oxford values academic and co-curricular excellence, ethical citizenry, and meaningful relationships with students and their families.


Fast Facts

List of 8 frequently asked questions.

  • Location

    The Kingswood Oxford campus is located on 33 acres in West Hartford, Connecticut – a thriving community known for its culture, entertainment, and family environment. West Hartford was named a 2016 “Best Place to Live” by Money magazine.
  • Enrollment

    • 515 students from 60+ towns in Connecticut, Western Massachusetts, China, Korea and Spain
    • Middle School: 156 students
    • Upper School: 359 students
  • An Optimal Learning Environment

    • Student-to-teacher ratio: 7-to-1
    • Average class size: 12-15
    • Advisee group size: 7-9
    • Teaching faculty: 75; 52% with more than 10 years at Kingswood Oxford
    • Advanced degrees: 63% of faculty and staff hold advanced degrees
    • Courses: More than 170, including 17 Advanced Placement courses
  • A Diverse Community

    • Students of color: 32%
    • Community commitment to equity
  • Student Life

    • Athletics: 40 Upper School and 17 Middle School interscholastic teams, which includes 23 Varsity teams
    • Participants in NEPSAC (New England Preparatory Athletic Council) Division III
  • Affordability

    2021-22 Tuition 
    • Middle School (Grades 6-8): $39,525 (plus $750 activity fee, $400-$800 for books)
    • Upper School (Grades9-12): $43,600 (plus $750 activity fee, $400-$800 for books)
    For more information on affordability, visit this page.
  • Assistance

    • Financial Aid received by 53% of students
    • Average financial aid award: $22,283
    • Scholarships: Merit and Military Family awards
    For more information on financial assistance, visit this page.
  • Student Success

    • 100% of KO students matriculate to a four-year college or university
    • 100% of recent graduates said that KO prepared them well to very well in written work, critical thinking, and communication skills
    • 100% of Seniors write a long-form thesis paper. 
    • 90% of students take at least one AP course before graduation
    • 84% of recent graduates participate in community service in their college or university
    • 72% of recent graduates hold leadership positions in their college or university
Learn more about what makes Kingswood Oxford a one-of-a-kind learning community! Inquire today.
Located in West Hartford, CT just steps from Blue Back Square, Kingswood Oxford is a private school inspiring co-ed day students in grades 6-12 with a college preparatory curriculum. Empowered students become clear confident communicators, resourceful problem-solvers, and ethical leaders. KO: where unlimited potential meets endless opportunities.
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