Shattuck-St. Mary's School

5.00 (7 reviews)
1000 Shumway Avenue
Faribault, MN 55021
Shattuck-St. Mary's School (SSM) is a co-educational college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 6 through 12 and post-graduate students.
Founded in 1858, SSM is one of the oldest college preparatory schools in the Midwest.SSM is located in Faribault, Minnesota 45 minutes south of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul and the MSP International Airport. Our 250-acre (101 hectare) campus serves students from across the United States and around the world.
In addition to a solid foundation of challenging academics, we offer opportunities for students to discover new passions and talents through our ScholarShift program.
Interested in learning more? Visit our website to submit an inquiry and hear from our admissions team!

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  • Boston College
    During my junior and senior years, the school introduced "blended learning" to the curriculum, so that Monday, Wednesday, and Friday classes were not required. The students could then use this time to get homework or. . .
  • Wheaton College
    I had initially looked into SSM because of the school's ability to combine their strong athletic programs with challenging academics courses. After my first visit to campus, I was in awe of the environment and. . .
  • Mount Holyoke College
    The underclassmen 6th-9th graders lived at the middle school (very convenient for class) and we were required to do volunteer work throughout the summer. . .
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Definition of Terms
 | 2020 School Data
Shattuck-St. Mary'sBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered6-12, PG5-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationEpiscopalNon-denominational
Year Founded18581907
Campus Size250 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment408 students302 students
% Students of Color
33%
25%
% International Students
23%
20%
% Students Boarding
76%
70%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(SSM polo and khaki pants)
Casual
Average Class Size12 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Student : Teacher Ratio8:17:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered1718
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
Summer Program OfferedNoYes

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$55,000
(Domestic (US & Canada) boarding student tuition)
$58,935
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$36,750
(Domestic (US & Canada) day student tuition)
$33,082
Tuition international students$57,500$53,975
Merit Scholarships OfferedNoNo

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
Accepts Standardized ApplicationNoNo
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Director of AdmissionsAndrew Garlinski

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered1718
CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, French Language, Latin, Microeconomics, Physics C, Psychology, Spanish Language, Statistics, Studio Art, United States Government and Politics

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered616
SportsBasketball, Dance, Intramural Sports Only, Lacrosse, Soccer, Ultimate Frisbee

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations1623
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Affinity Groups, Arch Dance Company, EDPA (Empowering Differences Promoting Awareness), Gold Key Club, Players Theatre Troupe, Quiz Bowl, Student Government, The Spectator (student newspaper), Wooden Soldiers, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chamber Orchestra, Middle & Upper School Choirs, Theater Arts, Visual Arts (painting, drawing, ceramics, photography), weCreate (makerspace with various studios), Wind Ensemble

College Matriculation

Year: 2008 - 201210 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities17
University of Wisconsin - Madison13
Boston College8
University of Illinois - Urbana/Champaign8
University of Washington8
University of Rochester (NY)7
University of St. Thomas (MN)7
Boston University (MA)6
Pennsylvania State University6
University of Minnesota - Duluth6

School Notes

  • For students interested in one of our Centers of Excellence, please explore our website and submit the program-specific inquiry at https://www.s-sm.org/admissions/how-to-apply.
  • LD types supported: Mild to moderate learning disabilities and/or ADHD and average to above average cognitive abilities
  • Shattuck-St. Mary's School accreditations: NAIS, ISACS, NAES

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