Soundview Preparatory School

370 Underhill Avenue,
Yorktown Heights, NY, 10598-0105
     Tel: (914)962-2780
Grades: 7 - 12 | 68 students
Soundview Preparatory School, an independent, coed day school for grades 6 – 12, is located in Yorktown Heights, New York in Northern Westchester County.
Soundview's purpose is to provide a college-preparatory education in a supportive and non-competitive environment that requires rigorous application to academics, instills respect for ethical values, and fosters self-confidence by helping each student feel recognized and valued.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 68 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Soundview Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 7 students
Number of AP Courses 6 courses
Advanced Courses AP Art, AP Computer Science, AP English, AP European History, AP Psychology, AP U.S. History, 
Average SAT score 1746
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $35,500
Tuition Notes $34300 for middle school.
Admissions Director Mary Ivanyi

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, Ultimate FrisbeeBasketballSoccer,
Ultimate Frisbee

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Community Service, Foreign Language Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Mock Trial, Music Club, Outdoors Club, Politics Club, Ski Club, Technology Club, Yearbook Math Club, Mock Trial, Music Club, Outdoors Club, Politics Club, Ski Club, Yearbook, Community Service,
Foreign Language Club,
Literary Magazine,
Technology Club,

School Notes:

Soundview was founded in the belief that a student best develop academic skills, self-worth and leadership ability in small classes, where teachers know the learning style and interests of each individual. Therefore, classes average seven students at Soundview.

Soundview's philosophy is that a non-competitive approach is the best way to equip students to succeed in the real world.  We articulate this conviction in every aspect of a student's educational experience.

At Soundview, we believe in the value of each indivdiual.  Students learn that we listen to them and respond reasonably to them. They understand that they can control their education, based upon individual goals they set in consultation with advisors, administrators and family.

Profile last updated: 09/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Karafin School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bright Beginnings Pre School Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Beginnings Pre School Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
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