Southwestern Academy / Beaver Creek Ranch

HC 64 Box 235,
Rimrock, AZ, 86335-0863
Tel: (626)799-5010
The Beaver Creek Ranch Campus of Southwestern Academy offers a intimate, international learning environment for students seeking a college preparatory education.
Small class sizes, a beautiful 185 acre campus in one of the most scenic areas of the Southwest and an experienced, caring faculty help students to reach their potential and succeed in college.
Our campus emphasizes outdoor learning and recreation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1924

Student Body

Total Students 28 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 69%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 35%
Average Class Size 7 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $33,750
Tuition Notes Cost is for US boarding students; aid is available for outstanding applicants. International boarding student tuition and fees $41,000.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Joseph Blake
Admissions Associate Ryan Marie Mastrangelo

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCross CountryEquestrianGolf
SoccerVolleyball
BaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryEquestrian,
GolfSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arizona Heritage, Camping, Canyoneering, Drama, Equestrian, Indoor climbing, International Club, LaCrosse, Mountain Biking, Photography, Rock Climbing, Sporting Clays, Student Government Camping, Canyoneering, Drama, Equestrian, LaCrosse, Photography, Rock Climbing, Sporting Clays, Arizona Heritage,
Indoor climbing,
International Club,
Mountain Biking,
Student Government,

School Notes:

    • Southwestern Academy seeks students who:
    • Are serious about preparing for college
    • Want small class sizes and individual attention from their teachers
    • Are willing to be challenged to think independently and who want to take an active role in their own education
    • Want to be part of a small and close-knit campus community with students from around the world
    • Are willing to serve others and are generous with their time and talents
    • Are excited about outdoor learning and outdoor activities
    • Enjoy nature and who are interested in caring for the environment

    Profile last updated: 04/16/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Copper Canyon Academy (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Camp Verde United Christian School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sedona Montessori School (15.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rimrock Copper Canyon Academy
    All-girls | Alternative School
    Po Box 230
    Rimrock , AZ , 86335
    (928)567-1322
    All-girls | Alternative School
    2.6  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Camp Verde Camp Verde United Christian School
    (Christian)
    Po Box 3126
    Camp Verde , AZ , 86322
    (928)567-0415
    (Christian)
    8.6  mi  |  77  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Sedona Verde Valley School
    3511 Verde Valley School Road
    Sedona , AZ , 86351
    (928)284-2272
    11.4  mi  |  104  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Sedona
    Sedona Montessori School
    Montessori School
    90 Deer Trail Drive
    Sedona , AZ , 86336
    (928)282-4772
    Montessori School
    15.2  mi  |  31  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Cottonwood Verde Valley Christian School
    (Baptist)
    102 S Willard St
    Cottonwood , AZ , 86326
    (928)634-8113
    (Baptist)
    15.5  mi  |  130  students  |  Gr.  K-7

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