About Suffield


List of 3 frequently asked questions.

  • Academic Buildings

    Brewster Hall is where Suffield’s dining hall and kitchen are located, along with the student union, bookstore, mailroom, snack bar, day student locker room, and dean of students office.

    Fuller Hall
    houses several administrative functions including admissions, development, the headmaster’s office, and the business office.

    The Hoffman College Counseling Center
    is home to Suffield’s innovative four-year college counseling program.

    Centurion Hall
    is the location of the history, math, and leadership departments.

    Holcomb Science Center
    has ten science “clabs” (classrooms containing labs) for physics, chemistry, and biology, a living wall, and large-scale interactive periodic table.

    Memorial Building
    is being expanded and fully renovated in 2017. It has the English and languages departments, academic support, marketing & communications, technology, and academic administration.

    Jeanice Seaverns Performing Arts Center
    is the site of Suffield’s theater, set design workshop, recording studio, practice rooms for musicians, and dance studio.

    Guttag Music Center
    houses eight sound-proofed practice rooms, a music classroom, and offices for the three performing arts teachers.

    S. Kent Legare Library
    has a vast collection of resources and Tisch Auditorium, a lecture hall with seating for 100 students.

    Tremaine Visual Arts Center
    has art and ceramic studios, galleries, a photography lab, and our darkroom.

    Tisch Field House is a 30,000-square-foot facility with two courts for basketball, volleyball and tennis, four squash courts, athletic offices, a conference room for team meetings and film study, and an athletic training room.

    Ap Seaverns Athletic Center
    is the site of Perry Gymnasium, our fitness center, Ulrich Squash Courts, our rowing center, Steinman boys’ locker room, the wrestling room, pool, and girls’ athletic locker room. Athletic Fields surround campus, including a synthetic lighted turf field at the foot of Bell Hill.

    SOLO Barn
    is our outdoor leadership center with a rock climbing wall and a high- and low-ropes course.

    The Balance Barn
    is a lifestyle center offering extracurricular activities such as yoga, meditation, Pilates, and barre classes.

    Facilities for skiing, snowboarding, and golf are available nearby

    There are 13 total dormitories on the Suffield Academy campus run by full-time faculty members. They range in size from 7 to 46 students, and in style from traditional dormitories to colonial-era houses. There is Wifi access and a common area in each dorm with cable TV.
Suffield Academy   185 North Main Street   Suffield, Connecticut 06078   Phone 860.386.4400  |  Fax 860.386.4411