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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1935

Student Body

Total Students 226 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 34%
State avg.: 7%
Students by Grade The Putney School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 70%
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $38,600
Tuition Notes Day students: $25,100
% on Financial Aid 43%
Admissions Director Rick Cowan
Admissions Associate Lois Barber

Nearby 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Putney The Grammar School
    (Nonsectarians)
    69 Hickory Ridge Road South
    Putney , VT , 05346
    (802)387-5364
    (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Newfane The Kindle Farm School
    All-boys | Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 393
    Newfane , VT , 05345
    (802)365-7909
    All-boys | Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    4.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • Putney The Greenwood School
    All-boys | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    14 Greenwood Lane
    Putney , VT , 05346
    (802)387-4545
    All-boys | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    6.8  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Westminster Kurn Hattin Homes
    (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 127
    Westminster , VT , 05158
    (802)721-6918
    (Nonsectarians)
    7.4  mi  |  106  students  |  Gr.  2-9
  • Westmoreland Pioneer Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    13 Mount Gilboa Rd
    Westmoreland , NH , 03467
    (603)399-4803
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    8.4  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  1-8

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