At Salisbury we do everything right for boys! We celebrate what it means to be a boy and have designed a school where boys succeed and tradition matters. Our unique Hilltop community develops boys into gentlemen both in the classroom and out. As a student at Salisbury, you are part of a close-knit community. From the moment you first arrive to the day you graduate, you play an important role in the life of the School.
Get a feel for life on the Hilltop as a Salisbury Gentleman by viewing our school videos below. The Salisbury Advantage provides an overview of our character and mission to educate boys. The Salisbury Gentle-man emphasizes the passion with which our students embrace Brotherhood and Community. We hope you enjoy both of these productions, as they show just how Salisbury School is Doing Everything Right For Boys!
salisbury school - doing everything right for boys!
High school is a time of intense personal growth, one that initiates and solidifies the process where boys become men. Top private boys’ schools in Connecticut and beyond recognize this and aim to give students the skills they need to become well-rounded individuals.
Salisbury School is a Connecticut private boys’ school in Litchfield County that has been molding men since 1901. We offer a modern, diverse curriculum and vibrant artistic, athletic and extracurricular programs that build character and forge lifelong friendships. Our students learn skills they will take with them to leading colleges, lucrative careers and other fulfilling life experiences.
As a student at Salisbury, you are part of a close-knit community. From the moment you first arrive to the day you graduate, you play an important role in the life of the School.
As one of the top private schools in CT, Salisbury offers a traditional secondary school curriculum that is designed to prepare you for the rigors of college. Rich departmental course offerings are carefully designed to teach you to write and to read well, and to think independently as you hone the learning skills essential to achieving your full potential. Being a small, single-sex school allows us to better foster your confidence. Salisbury students feel comfortable challenging themselves and each other in the classroom. You will become willing to take risks in a wide range of academic subjects—from science to the arts.
At Salisbury, you will participate in sports at a competitive or recreational level. In addition, we have vast offerings in the arts and music allowing you to follow a passion or try something for the first time.
We are committed to character-based education and operate on an honor code. Various programs and numerous leadership opportunities are offered throughout the year and focus on developing you into a good, responsible citizen with a commitment to others beyond our Hilltop.
Your day-to-day commitments are mixed with special field trips, theme meals, dress-down days and the much anticipated Headmaster Holidays. We want you to achieve and have fun while doing it!