Stoneleigh-Burnham School

5.00 5 1 (15 reviews)
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.

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    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. . .
  • 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. . .
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    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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Definition of Terms
 | 2020 School Data
Stoneleigh-BurnhamBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered7-12, PG9-12
School TypeAll-girlsCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded18691907
Campus Size100 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment135 students310 students
% Students of Color
12%
25%
% International Students
30%
20%
% Students Boarding
50%
70%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasualCasual
Average Class Size10 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:61:7
Number of IB Courses Offered17-
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
80%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Finances

Endowment Size$2.8 million$23 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$61,750$58,700
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$22,500
(Middle School $18,500 Upper School $22,500)
$31,470
% Students on Financial Aid
40%
38%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$25,000$25,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Admission

Application DeadlineFeb. 1 / rollingJan. 15
Accepts Standardized ApplicationYesNo
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Acceptance Rate
80%
57%
Director of AdmissionsKristen Mariotti
Associate Director of AdmissionsSharon Weyers

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1216
SportsBallet, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track, Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations1424
ExtracurricularsClub 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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