Set on 500-acres, Pomfret has been called one of the most beautiful schools in the world. Our hilltop campus was designed by the celebrated Beaux-Arts architect Ernest Flagg and world-renowned landscape architect Frederick Law Olmsted.
Visit places like Costa Rica, Spain, Germany, Peru, Morocco, Vermont, and Maine while earning course credit and return home transformed and eager to share what you learned with others.
A college major for high school students. Choose from STEM, sustainability, social justice, artistic expression, global citizenship and leadership. Certificates are listed on your diploma and transcript.
World-renowned experts have been visiting Pomfret since 1989. Past fellows include animal science professor Temple Grandin; author Bill Bryson; human rights activist Madame Jehan Sadat; historian David McCullough; and celebrity chef Ming Tsai.
Every member of the senior class is required to deliver a short talk in front of the whole school as a condition of graduation. These chapel talks raise our community up, remind us of what it means to be human, and challenge us to be our truest selves.
Using the six foundational dimensions of wellbeing as a framework, we offer a rich array of experiences, practices, and tools that you can use to manage stress and live a better life.