Indian Mountain School

Lakeville
, CT
Location
Junior (Through Grade 9)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
313
Students
55%
Boarding
Formal
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
17
Sports
1922
Year Founded

Description

Founded in 1922, Indian Mountain School offers a coeducational junior boarding and day education for students in pre-kindergarten to grade nine. Providing a distinctive and transformational learning experience, IMS makes use of an extraordinary 600 acre campus to connect students to the curriculum, community, and the world around them. The cohesive academic program and extensive daily athletic, artistic, and enrichment offerings prepare students with the skills and habits of mind necessary for success at secondary school and beyond. Guided by the founding motto of “Life Through Service”, Indian Mountain School inspires in each member of its community the courage to climb, the joy to create, the passion to learn, and the spirit to contribute in kind and meaningful ways. 

Unique Characteristics

600 acre campus that is integrated into academic courses of study and features hiking trails, a mountain bike trail, and a ropes course.

Ascend Program for students with dyslexia and other language-based learning needs.

World-class community environment where students engage in programming that supports the cultivation of inclusivity and belonging. 

New performing arts center to open in 2024.

School Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Berkshire School
  • Choate Rosemary Hall
  • Hotchkiss School
  • The Lawrenceville School
  • The Loomis Chaffee School
  • Millbrook School

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

SSAT Required
Rolling Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
SSAT SAO
School-Specific

Student Body

313
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

Bermuda, China, Columbia, England, Egypt, Ghana, Guatemala, Hong Kong, Korea, Japan, Mexico.

Location

Address211 Indian Mountain Rd, Lakeville, CT 06039
Nearby Airports

JFK (NYC)

Bradley International (CT)

Newark (NJ)

Campus Size600 Acres

Contact Information

Charles Brown
Admissions Director
Jody Reilly Soja
Head of School
860-435-0871
Phone