The Putney School

418 Houghton Brook Rd
Putney, VT 05346-0534
Tel: (802)387-6232
Grades: 9-12 | 226 students
The Putney School is an independent, coeducational, boarding and day school for grades 9-12.
At The Putney School, you will learn to think independently and communicate with clarity and conviction.
You will read, reflect, reason, and write a great deal.
In time, you will begin to see the world as a realm of infinite lessons to be understood and valued.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1935

Student Body

Total Students 226 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 8%
Students by Grade The Putney School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $38,600
Tuition Notes Day students: $25,100
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Rick Cowan
Admissions Associate Lois Barber

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Kindle Farm School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Grammar School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Grammar School (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Putney
    Grades: PK-8 | 118 students
    1.3 miles
    69 Hickory Ridge Road South
    Putney, VT 05346
  • Newfane
    The Kindle Farm School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12
    4.4 miles
    Po Box 393
    Newfane, VT 05345
  • Putney
    The Greenwood School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
    6.8 miles
    14 Greenwood Lane
    Putney, VT 05346
  • Westminster
    Kurn Hattin Homes
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-8 | 90 students
    7.4 miles
    Po Box 127
    Westminster, VT 05158
  • Westmoreland
    Pioneer Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: 1-8 | 9 students
    8.4 miles
    13 Mount Gilboa Rd
    Westmoreland, NH 03467

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