Stoneleigh Burnham School

574 Bernardston Road,
Greenfield, MA, 01301
Tel: (413)774-2711
Grades: 7 - 12 | 152 students
Stoneleigh-Burnham School is a college preparatory boarding/day school for girls in grades 7 – 12 and PG that offers a challenging academic program in which girls share their voice and intellect.
Stoneleigh-Burnham School has an extensive college preparatory curriculum that includes the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program and Honors courses.
Students participate in nationally recognized programs in riding, athletics, visual/performing arts, public speaking and debate and are encouraged to develop their voice and their passion for learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1869

Student Body

Total Students 152 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Stoneleigh Burnham School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 64%
Average Class Size 10 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses International Baccalaureate Art (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate Biology (HL), International Baccalaureate Chemistry (SL), International Baccalaureate Creativity, Action, Service (CAS), International Baccalaureate Dance (SL), International Baccalaureate English (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate French (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate Mathematics (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate Music (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate Spanish (HL & SL), International Baccalaureate Theory of Knowledge  
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,896
% on Financial Aid 24%
Average Financial Aid Grant $19,000
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Eric Swartzentruber
Admissions Associate Sharon Weyers

Sports

Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianFigure Skating,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Blue Key Tourguides, Community Service Club, Debate Society, Gay Straight Alliance, Green Team, Literary Society, Multicultural Club, Peer Tutors, Resident Assistants, Riding Club, Student Alumnae Association, Student Council, Students of Color (SOC), Students of Color (SOC), Yearbook Debate Society, Green Team, Peer Tutors, Riding Club, Yearbook, Blue Key Tourguides,
Community Service Club,
Gay Straight Alliance,
Literary Society,
Multicultural Club,
Resident Assistants,
Student Alumnae Association,
Student Council,
Students of Color (SOC),
Students of Color (SOC),

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 lasting ways. In our admissions process, we strive to see each girl realistically, as a combination of individual capabilities, opportunities and needs, and the Admissions Committee carefully evaluates each applicant's individual strengths and talents to determine the appropriateness of the school / student match. Stoneleigh-Burnham School seeks students who want to learn and who value education as a lifelong process of exploration and growth.

  • Profile last updated: 08/06/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Northfield Mount Hermon School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornerstone Christian School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstone Christian School (1.2 miles away)
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