Overview
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Known for academic rigor and close faculty-student relationships, Taft fosters personal responsibility, honor, and an achievement ethic in all areas of school life: intellectual, artistic, athletic, and extracurricular. Our 220-acre campus features: 59,500-volume library; Lady Ivy Kwok Wu Science and Math Center; Sony Virtuoso Language Lab; Mark W. Potter Art Gallery; 2 theaters; 18-hole golf course; 2 ice hockey arenas; 16 tennis courts (4 indoor); 8 squash courts; six-lane, all-weather track; 11 playing fields; 200-course curriculum. A diverse student body from 33 states and 27 countries is supported with $6.6 million in aid.

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Co-ed Boarding Grades: 9-12, PG
Co-edCo-ed
Co-ed Rural
No ESL: No
66,300 Tuition: $66,300
601 # of Student: 601
Co-ed Teacher:Student: 1:5
Co-ed International Student: 20.00%
15 AP Courses: 15
261.10 Endowment: $434,443/student
94 Faculty w/ adv. degree: 94%
1935 SAT: 1346/1600
Chinese Student Facts (2019)
Acceptance Rate
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TOEFL
SSAT%
SSAT
Min. Avg.
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
M 9th 香港 International School Matriculation 110-120 >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
文质彬彬的小提琴家/心理健康大使
F 9th 美国 US Junior High School Acceptance N/A >95% 融尚南希伙伴·Nini雪麑老师
美国私立走读的顶尖学生,极强的学术好奇心以及发展潜力(AIME, AP Physics, AP Calculus BC), 富有想象力,对未来有独特的想法,对科学、技术和社会的交叉问题非常着迷并具有一定的研究;丰富的艺术爱好(大提琴,钢琴和数字艺术)。
F 10th 北京 US Junior High School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
作为曾经的专业花滑选手,我们鼓励J说出她对于冰场由热爱到倦怠再到重新爱上的心灵旅程。我们注重展示J的强韧内驱, 体现她敢为人先的魄力。在顾问的建议下她参与了Concord Review,主攻女性主义和女性研究。结合她的摄影特长, 我们规划J同学积极参与公益事业,其摄影作品入选美国州级比赛。
F 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 品优创始人Anson老师
热爱高尔夫、芭蕾、戏剧的Y同学从小就具备了广泛的兴趣爱好,同时她还很热衷于社区服务和生物、法律方面的相关学术研究,且因为家庭长期耳濡目染的教育熏陶,也养成了她不畏困难、勇于向上的良好品质。
F 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 品优创始人Anson老师
H同学是个性格内敛而又安静的小女生,喜欢唱歌、表演和钢琴,排球是她最热爱的运动,这个充满活力的少女总能满怀自信地迎接每一次的挑战。
F 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 品优创始人Anson老师
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
M 10th 北京 US Junior High School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
Z同学是非典型美初学霸, 成绩优异, 性格平易近人, 在学校积极参加各种活动。Z同学勇于尝试很多中国学生、亚裔学生鲜少参与的”小众活动” 由此展示出自己的独特亮点。在疫情期间, 一直坚持为学校做出各种贡献, 我们指导他每周参加学校招办举行的招新讲座, 负责讲解学校的学习生活。Z同学的综合能力优秀, 深耕校园参与度, 这让他在学校成为出色的学生领袖以及代表性人物, 成熟的个性魅力让他在申请中获得了 Groton 的肯定与青睐。
M 9th 美国 US Junior High School Acceptance N/A >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
在学校属于尖子生,成绩top 5%,小提琴造诣高,尽管在走读学校,但却非常努力的利用了学校有限的资源去充实自己的学习生活,不仅是足球校队,还是管弦乐团的小提琴首席,并且还是校学生代表,善于用自己的才能服务到社区中去。
M 9th 上海 US Junior High School Acceptance 100-110 >95% 波士顿Jing博士(惠宜教育)
H同学的成绩突出,数学竞赛成绩好, 是数学俱乐部的队长。 积极参加学校活动,喜爱音乐和乐器,坚持练习乐器,并曾经参加演出。
M 10th 上海 US Junior High School Matriculation 100-110 >95% 波士顿Jing博士(惠宜教育)
Z同学最大的亮点是他卓越的领导能力和体育天赋。他在校担任学生领袖,为学校的政策和学生活动出谋划策。同时,他在体育方面也屡获佳绩。
M 9th 深圳 International School Matriculation N/A >95% InAmerica在美国际教育咨询老师
学生特长:热爱高尔夫运动、国际绘画比赛金奖 录取亮点:课外活动,面试加分
M 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 品优创始人Anson老师
S同学在校成绩优秀,学习刻苦,是一名优秀的壁球运动员,还创建了公众号积极推广壁球运动。
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
F 9th 香港 International School Matriculation N/A >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
F 10th 北京 US Junior High School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 【丽格教育】波士顿Lily老师
在校成绩不错,并且是宿舍Leader,外加个人兴趣是绘画,有非常专业的绘画作品集加持,学生的性格相对内敛,在申请中因而着重展现学术能力和领导力,以及打造在美初中的社区感,独立不断挑战的性格特色和艺术方面的热爱。
M 9th 北京 International School Matriculation 110-120 >95% 合领教育王晓丹老师
他是一个阳光开朗帅气活泼的男孩,从6岁起就开始练习架子鼓,具备专业水准。为了突显其开放的心态以及多元化的背景,他将中国鼓和西方架子鼓融合起来自己编曲,给招生官留下了深刻的印象。他连续几年参加贵州、河南贫困地区的支教活动,号召同学捐书捐物,精心的体现在不同素材里,非常自然的体现了他的爱心和同情心。
F 9th 北京 International School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 融尚南希伙伴·Nini雪麑老师
学霸,壁球排球高尔夫特长
F 9th 深圳 International School Matriculation 100-110 >95% 哈博教育--徐志文
学生参加JHU夏校回来决定申请,学生喜欢钢琴,各个学科学习成绩不错,喜欢微笑待人,被Hotchkiss, Groton, Milton放在等待,Taft录取。
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
F 9th 深圳 International School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 范迪信国际教育-Zion老师
学生个性鲜明但低调不张扬,见多识广个人经历丰富,学术和活动双优。我们结合她高尔夫打得出色的特点,特制了高尔夫球简历并且在面试时约见了高尔夫球教练。同时她对折纸非常狂热,我们认真整理了学生所有折纸作品,鼓励她结合自己在计算机方面的兴趣,成立了自己的折纸双语推广网站 ,成为申请中很大的亮点与加分项。
M 9th 北京 China Public School Matriculation 100-110 >95% 合领教育王晓丹老师
顶尖公立的学术能力和科技创新能力在文书中的充分贯穿是取得成功的关键。
Gender Grade City Current Schools Type TOEFL SSAT Source
F 9th 上海 Bilingual School Acceptance 110-120 >95% 青云教育创始人 - 沈老师
非常优秀的女孩,每学期都得到学校颁发的学术荣誉奖。平时积极参与各种学校活动。英语写作特别好,申请文书非常有创意,给招生官留下了非常深刻的印象。持续多年参加农村支教活动,亲历亲为,多年投入大量的时间和精力。在学校的人缘也非常好,深得老师和同学的喜爱。
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AP Courses
Total 15
European History Latin English Language and Composition
Environmental Science Comparative Government and Politics Music Theory
Chinese Language and Culture United States Government and Politics United States History
Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism Chemistry Human Geography
Macroeconomics Psychology Studio Art: 2-D Design
AP Scores
In the year of 2020 - 2020, 361 students took a total of 862 AP exams,
Arts
Total 19
Drawing Ceramics Video
Photography Sculpture Painting
Studio Art Art History Music
Piano Jazz Dance
Acting Public Speaking Stagecraft
Theater Chamber Choir Glass
Art
Extracurricular Sports
Total 19
Baseball Basketball Crew
Cross Country Field Hockey Football
Golf Lacrosse Soccer
Softball Squash Tennis
Track and Field Volleyball Wrestling
Ice Hockey Sailing Skiing
Riding
Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
Total 65
Amnesty International Debate Club French Club
Jewish Student Organization Masque and Dagger Step Team
Volunteer Council Hydrox and Oriocos a capella groups Filmmakers Club
Bollywood Dance Club Gospel Choir Latin Dance Club
Photography Club Ballroom Dancing Club Drum Circle
Girls Who Code Robotics Science Journal
Physics Club Pre-Med Club Astronomy Club
Marine Environmental Science Club Beekeeping Club Citizen Scientists Club
Green Thumb Club Red Rhino Fund Wounded Warriors Foundation
Random Acts of Kindness Club Key Club Outreach360 Club
Homework Helpers Service Through Sports Serving the Deaf
FOCUS Christian Fellowship The Religion and Spiritual Life Council
Running Club Meditation Club Zumba
Fishing Club Lifting Club Pond Hockey Club
Badminton Club Croquet Club Disc Golf Club
NBA Club Model Congress Taft Republicans
Taft Democrats Taft International Relations and Public Policy Chamber Model United Nations
Taft Environmental Awareness Movement (TEAM) Gun Violence Prevention Club Advocating for Gender Equality
Women Speak Out Loud United Cultures of Taft (UTC) Taft Entrepreneurial Club
Taft Investments and Economics Club Game of Thrones Club Global Awareness Club
Taft Baking Club SHOUT (Students Homosexual and Otherwise United at Taft) Columbia Business School Venture
Quiz Bowl Black Student Union
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Contact Info
School Website
http://www.taftschool.org
School Address
110 Woodbury Road, Watertown, CT 06795
Phone Number
860-945-7700
Admission Office Email
Admissions@TaftSchool.org
State/Provience
Connecticut
Basic Info
Year Founded
1890
Campus Size
220 acres
Boarding Rate
82%
Religious Affiliation
No Religious Affiliation
Application
Deadline
01/15
School Code
TOEFL:3834
SSAT:7600
Interview
Skype, On Campus
Pre Interview
Recommend Vericant
Grades open for Chinese Students
9 -11
Toefl
SSAT
SAT/ACT
School FS Avg
  • 5.0 / 5
    • Overall
      5.0 / 5
    • Academics
      4.7 / 5
    • Campus
      5.0 / 5
    • Student Life
      5.0 / 5
    • Athletic&Art
      5.0 / 5
    • Transportation
      5.0 / 5