St. Luke's strives to engage students by offering an array of opportunities that enable them to explore personal identity and navigate social change.

Get comfortable with being uncomfortable. Feel the joy of being your true self. Experiences push students to expand their thinking, tap emotions, and grow their leadership capacity.

Student Diversity Groups

List of 6 items.

  • Black Student Alliance (BSA)

    The Black Student Alliance is for all students who wish to celebrate Black culture, history, activities, and food. This organization fosters a strong sense of community for all students regardless of race or ethnicity.
  • Gender and Sexuality Awareness (GSA)

    GSA creates a safe space for LGBT+ students and educates students on how to be better allies within our community.
  • Hispanic and Latino Club

    Aims to preserve and promote Spanish, Latin American, and Latino cultures by raising awareness of the cultures of the Spanish-speaking world and by celebrating the richness, diversity, and contributions of Hispanic and Latino populations. We want to provide a sense of community and security for our Hispanic and Latino students.
  • Multicultural Student Union (MSU)

    Promotes cultural diversity by displaying and celebrating cultural traditions.
  • Student Diversity Leadership Council (SDLC)

    Peer educators that work to create a more inclusive community here at St. Luke’s School.  These students will work closely with the Office of Inclusive Excellence and Leadership to develop programs such as the Social Justice Leadership Summit, the Connecticut Student Diversity Leadership Conference, and help advise our other diversity  groups.
  • Young Men of Color/Young Women of Color (YMOC/YWOC)

    Young Men and Women of Color need space and time to discuss the challenges of being minority members of the St. Luke's community. As an affinity group we strive to increase self-awareness and foster an inclusive mindset.

Diversity Leaders

St. Luke's Music Department Chair, Dale Griffa is Commissioner and co-director of the CAIS Student Diversity Leadership Conference. 

Part of being an exceptional teacher is knowing how to create an inclusive atmosphere. St. Luke's faculty grow their knowledge and skills through many professional experiences including: 

NAIS Diversity Leadership Institute

St. Luke’s School is a secular private school in New Canaan, CT for grades 5 through 12 serving 25 towns in Connecticut and New York. Our exceptional academics and diverse co-educational community foster students’ intellectual and ethical development and prepare them for top colleges. St. Luke’s Center for Leadership builds the commitment to serve and the confidence to lead.