Facts at a Glance

Location: Historic Southport Village in Southport, CT. The school is located in the former Pequot School Building and Southport Savings Bank on a two-acre campus.

Students: 114 students, in kindergarten through 8th grade. 

The population is 63% boys and 37% girls with 63 Upper School students and 51 Lower School students (2020-2021 Academic Year).

Grades served: Classes are not scheduled by grade, but students typically range from kindergarten through 8th grade; we maintain students' actual grades and provide appropriate curriculum as they progress so they can transition into the proper grade when they leave TSS.

Dress code: Dress code requirements, details can be found here.

Sports offered: Soccer, cross country, basketball, softball and/or baseball, cheerleading

Faculty: 33 teachers, 16 administrators; total of 49 faculty and staff members

Average faculty tenure: 12 years

Student/faculty ratio: 4:1

Students’ average length of enrollment: 3-4 years; approximately 60% go on to attend independent or parochial schools while 40% attend public schools.

Geographic distribution: Over the years, the school has served students from 45 communities.  Students currently come from 18 communities in Fairfield and Westchester County with the largest representations from Darien, Fairfield, New Canaan, Norwalk, Weston, Westport, and Wilton.


School Hours:

7:50 AM to 3:00 PM - Monday through Thursday (lunch served)

7:50 AM to 12:31 PM -  Friday (half day, lunch is not served)

Front Office Hours:

7:45 AM to 4:00 PM - Monday through Friday

Endowment: $5.9 million with additional reserves of $2.0 million, total investment account $7.9 million (as of August 31, 2019)

Tuition: $58,500

Number of students receiving financial aid:  20%