Rancho Solano Preparatory School

9180 E. Via De Ventura,
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
Tel: 212-232-0266 x826
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12 | 1100 students
"Rancho Solano is for leaders: students who want to excel and create stepping-stones for their future." -Hogan, Class of 2013

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2014 School Data
Rancho Solano Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding) 9-12 7-12
Grades Offered (Day) Pre-K-12 7-12
School Type Co-ed Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support No No
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1954 1907

Student Body

Enrollment 1100 students 300 students
% International Students 28% 20%
% Students Boarding 30% 67%
Average SAT Score 1623 * National Avg. »View
SAT range (25th-75th percentile) 1310 - 2140 -
Offers Post-Grad Year No No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal Casual
Average Class Size 16 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:10 1:7
Number of IB Courses Offered 23 -
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 88% 65%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$41,500
(*Also covers room & board, and other fees)
$47,200
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$18,225 $26,080
Tuition international students $41,500 $44,500
Merit Scholarships Offered No No

Admission

Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
SSAT Required No Yes
Director of Admissions
Erik Srnka
 

Course Listings

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Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered 12 14
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations 20 24
ExtracurricularsArt, Band, Cheerleading, Choir, Dance, Debate, Drama, Entrepreneur Club, Equestrian Club, French Club, Golf, Model UN, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Photography, Pre-Med Club, Strength Training, Student Ambassador Program, Student Government, Yearbook

School Notes:

  • School accreditations: NIPSA, IB, AdvancED

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