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Miss Porter's School

60 Main St, Farmington, CT 06032-2288
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Beautiful campus

I have to admit that as an Ancient, I am biased. But that being said, Miss Porter's has a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sophia d
So happy I sent my daughter!

What a wonderful educational experience and so rich with tradition. Couldn't be happier with the... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Burlington, Connecticut
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2 weeks ago
“Beautiful campus”
21 Mar 2017
“So happy I sent my daughter!”
60 Main St, Farmington, CT 06032-2288
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to admit that as an Ancient, I am biased. But that being said, Miss Porter's has a beautiful campus full of historic houses and pretty walking paths. As one of the oldest college prep school for girls, Miss Porter's School has some great...More

Thank Sophia d
Reviewed 22 March 2017

What a wonderful educational experience and so rich with tradition. Couldn't be happier with the choice!

Thank DJTrekkie
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It is the most beautiful school in the country. Farmington is known as the Town of Beautiful Homes, and most of those are actually owned by the school. If you want to see what a great boarding school SHOULD be, if nothing else, just drive...More

Thank Celeste C
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Every year during the fall my husband and I always make sure to take a walk through miss porters the buildings there are in amazing condition for the year they were built. Everything is in such a nice area there are plenty of sidewalks and...More

Thank Leahb1089
Reviewed 20 September 2015

While spending a day out with my sister in law, we decided to drive to Farmington to walk the campus> School was about to start for the year and I could sense the new students .arriving. We overheard some of the "older girls" talking about...More

1  Thank tseefl
Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

We randomly stayed in Farmington on our trip to Connecticut. Looking to see what was close to our hotel, I was Interested in the scool. We took a quick drive over and walked around campus. The main building is the historic gem. There are newer...More

Thank Heidi-ready-2-travel
Reviewed 25 November 2013

this is a beautiful walking tour..porters is in the area of historic Farmington.during school opening..please be careful with pics..security is high and many families donot appreciate picture taking when students changing school buildings etc. please ask permission to take photos even if on sidewalk.fall is...More

3  Thank john j
Reviewed 26 January 2013

I drive by Miss Porter's School every day on my way to work. I Know people who have children enrolled there. The school has an excellent reputation and has many sporting activities for the girls.

Thank Tootabelle
Reviewed 15 August 2012

My grandaughter goes to Miss Porters and I think they offer the best for young girls educations. The young ladies are always at their best and its represents what the school is doing.

Thank keoke1946
Reviewed 14 February 2012

If you have a daughter ready for prep school, this should be on your short list of place to send her for an outstanding education experience.

Thank Tim M
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