Sheridan, OR 97378
|Definition of Terms
2015 School Data
|Delphian School||Boarding School Avg.|
|School Focus||College Preparatory||College Preparatory|
|Grades Offered (Boarding)||3-12||11-12|
|Grades Offered (Day)||K-12||7-12|
|Campus Size||800 acres||121 acres|
|Enrollment||271 students||300 students|
|% Students of Color||16%||20%|
|% International Students||32%||20%|
|% Students Boarding||75%||67%|
|Average SAT Score||1860||* National Avg. »View|
|SAT range (25th-75th percentile)||1640 - 1930||-|
|Offers Post-Grad Year||No||No|
Academics and Faculty
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual||Casual|
|Average Class Size||15 students||12
*National School Avg. » 20
|# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered||9||16|
|ESL Courses Offered||Yes||Yes|
|Summer Program Offered||Yes||Yes|
|Tuition international students||$49,450||$46,300|
|% Students on Financial Aid||35%||35%|
|Merit Scholarships Offered||No||No|
|Application Deadline||None / Rolling||Jan. 15|
|Director of Admissions||Marti Wiggins|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
AP / Advanced Courses
|# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered||9||16|
|Courses||Calculus AB, Calculus BC, English Language, English Literature, French Language and Culture, Macro Economics, Micro Economics, Physics B, Spanish Language|
|# Interscholastic Sports Offered||6||14|
|Sports||Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball|
|Total Extracurricular Organizations||23||24|
|Extracurriculars||Archery Club, Audio/Visual Class, Boy Scouts of America/Cub Scouts of America, Ceramics, Chess Club, Choir, Cooking Club, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Guitar, International Club, Intramural Basketball, Intramural Soccer, Intramural Volleyball, Jazz Choir, Music, Photography & Darkroom Editing, Space Club, Student Council, Weightlifting, Woodshop, Writing and Poetry, Yoga|
|Year: -||10 Most Popular College Choices (# Enrolled)|
|Link to Matriculation Data|
Delphian School, is an independent, K-12, co-educational day and boarding school located in Sheridan, Oregon. Delphian enrolls students from around the world.
Delphian was founded in 1976 by a group of educators concerned about the decline in the standards of American education. Delphian curriculum integrates innovative study methods recognized worldwide as a breakthrough in education. By learning how to study, without memorization or memory tricks, students develop the confidence and knowledge to tackle the most challenging subjects independently.
Delphian's student body takes a highly active role in all school activities, giving each student the opportunity learn his own lessons about responsibility, integrity, and leadership.
Most Delphian School graduates are accepted at top ranked colleges and universities across the United States.
Delphian School is an accredited member school of the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), the Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS) and The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS). Delphian is registered with the Oregon Department of Education and is a member of the Oregon Federation of Independent Schools.
The school has 760 acres of wooded hills, meadows and fields overlooking the scenic Willamette Valley, heart of Oregon's wine country, and the coastal mountain range.
Delphian School's sports facilities include a double-court gymnasium, soccer fields, baseball and softball diamonds, a racquetball court, running track, yoga studio, four lighted tennis courts, and a weight and exercise room.
- School accreditations: Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC), Northwest Association of Independent Schools (NWAIS), The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
- Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
- Sky Dayton - Founder of EarthLink and founder and chairman of Boingo Wireless, and a technology investor/entrepreneur.
- Thad Corea - Drummer (Wild Colonials; Blue Man Group); Jaguar Recording Studio
- Arwen Dayton - Author
- Natasha Gray - Artist/sculptor
- Vivian Gray - Actress (Dread)
- Sylvan Lionni - Artist
- Melissa McPhail - Author
- David O'Donnell - Actor/producer/writer: Air Force One; NCIS; Days of Our Lives
- Eduardo Olmos - Mayor of Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico
- Doug Rappoport - Lead guitarist (Edgar Winter)
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