860.677.0035 ContactTMA@tmsc.org

CT's Premier School for Bright & Gifted K-8

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Inspire your child with a love of learning

Every day is an adventure at Talcott Mountain Academy! With small classes on an expansive campus atop Talcott Mountain, your child will be challenged, inspired, supported, and nurtured as they explore new subjects, discover new talents, and develop confidence in their own, unique abilities.

They’ll benefit from a curriculum that challenges their abilities while helping them develop a sound foundation in language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, music and the visual arts.

Find out how we can help your child thrive! Complete the form below to RSVP for a virtual visit or a private tour, and discover what makes Talcott Mountain Academy unique.


Get to Know TMA:
Family Visit & Tour

Due to COVID-19, we are recommending families join us for a virtual visit to learn more about us. Private on-site campus tours can be arranged upon request.


  • What makes Talcott Mountain Academy unique? It's not just our unique mountaintop location and small classes that set us apart. Schedule your Campus Tour* and you'll understand the Talcott difference!

    Upcoming Tour Dates: (All tours begin promptly at 10:00am)
    • Saturday, February 6, 2021
    • Saturday, March 6, 2021
    • Saturday, March 20, 2021
    A co-educational, independent day school located in Avon, Connecticut, Talcott Mountain Academy is exclusively for students in grades K-8.

    Since 1983, TMA has offered an exciting, multi-faceted and integrated curriculum that is dedicated to preparing intellectually excited young people for a full and productive life in a technologically-oriented world. Our diverse student body is racially and culturally mixed, and the ratio of students to teachers is less than 8:1.

    Experience the TMA difference first hand. Submit the form below to RSVP or call 860.677.0035.

    **Can't make any of the dates above? Use the form below to indicate which dates work best for you.

    Questions? Feel free to call us at 860.677.0035.

  • Due to COVID-19, Talcott Mountain Academy is offering virtual visits in lieu of group campus tours. Virtual visits include a conversation and Q&A with TMA Dean Lydia Gibb. You'll also have an opportunity to meet with other members of the Talcott community. If you would like to inquire about viewing the campus in-person, please contact lgibb@tmsc.org.


Applying to TMA?

Have your child visit for the day!

Once families have toured and started the application progress, students are encouraged to visit for the day and participate in classes. This is a wonderful way for prospective students to meet their peers, engage with teachers and get a feel for the Talcott community.

Call the Academy at 860-677-0035 to schedule your child’s visit.