574 Bernardston Road
Greenfield, MA 01301
Founded in 1869, Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an independent boarding & day school for girls in grades 7-12 and postgraduate offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program. Students participate in nationally recognized programs in equestrian, athletics, visual & performing arts, public speaking & debate and are encouraged to use their voice.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12, PG
  • Students: 150 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $51,750
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $18,500
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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Class of 2016
5.00
Clemson University
The reason I chose my school was because I am an equestrian and the barn at my high school was at the end of the driveway. The reason I stayed was because I found a. . .

Class of 2014
5.00
Harvard University
What makes Stoneleigh-Burnham unique is its incredibly small student body (no more than 160 students) and the fact that it's the only all-girl's school in New England to offer the International Baccalaureate program. Not. . .

Class of 2013
5.00
New York University Abu Dhabi
SBS truly has a community; a close knit space that allows any and everyone to grow however they please. The support I found in so many of the teachers, and on so many different occasions. . .
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Top Rankings

Stoneleigh-Burnham School ranks among the top 5 all-girls schools (out of 22 all-girls schools) for:

School Overview

Definition of Terms | 2021 School Data
Stoneleigh-Burnham School
Boarding School Avg.
School Focus
College Preparatory
College Preparatory
Grades Offered (Boarding)
7-12, PG
9-12
School Type
Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)
Yes
Religious Affiliation
Non-denominational
Year Founded
1869
1907
Campus Size
100 acres
125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment
150 students
300 students
% Students of Color
12%
25%
% International Students
30%
20%
% Students Boarding
60%
70%
Offers Post-Grad Year
Yes
No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes
No
No
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
Average Class Size
10 students
12
* National Avg. »18
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
7:1
Number of IB Courses Offered
17
-
ESL Courses Offered
Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
80%
70%
Summer Program Offered
Yes
Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$51,750
(Middle School & Upper School (Grades 7-12 & pg): $51,750)
$59,900
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$18,500
(Middle School (Grades 7-8): $18,500 Upper School (Grades 9-12 & pg): $22,500)
$33,250
% Students on Financial Aid
60%
40%
Merit Scholarships Offered
No

Acceptance Rate

Application Deadline
Feb. 1 / rolling
Jan. 15
Director of Admissions
Kristen A. Mariotti

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations
14
23
Extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Blue Key Tourguides, Community Service Club, Debate and Public Speaking, Gender and Sexuality Alliance, Multicultural Club, Peer Tutors, Resident Assistants, Student Alumnae Association, Student Council, Students of Color Affinity Group

Arts and Music Programs:
Literary Society, Octet, Rock Band, Yearbook

School Notes

  • Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an academic community that inspires girls to live meaningful lives based on honor, respect, and intellectual curiosity. Each student is challenged to discover her best self and graduate with the confidence to think independently and act ethically, secure in the knowledge that her voice will be heard. 
  • Stoneleigh-Burnham School offers the promise of an exceptional educational and personal experience that can shape and change girls' lives in significant ways. In our admissions process, we consider each girl authentically - as a combination of her individual capabilities, opportunities, and needs.
  • Stoneleigh-Burnham School seeks students who seek to learn and who value education as a lifelong process of exploration and growth.
  • LD types supported: Mild Learning Differences
  • Stoneleigh-Burnham School accreditations: NEASC
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: (Boarding) 7-12, PG
  • Students: 150 students
  • Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $51,750
  • Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $18,500
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 1 / rolling

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