Stoneleigh Burnham School

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. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1869

Student Body

Total Students 154 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Stoneleigh Burnham School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 9 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 $56,643
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $32,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Eric Swartzentruber
Admissions Associate Sharon Weyers


Total Sports Offered 12 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Ballet, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBallet,
BasketballCross Country,
Figure SkatingLacrosse,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 18 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Blue Key Tourguides, Community Service Club, Debate Society, Drama Club, Gay Straight Alliance, Green Team, International Programs Club, Literary Society, Math Club, Outing Club, Peer Tutors, Photography Club, Resident Assistants, Riding Club, Student Alumnae Association, Student Council, Students of Color (SOC), Yearbook Debate Society, Drama Club, Green Team, Math Club, Outing Club, Peer Tutors, Riding Club, Yearbook, Blue Key Tourguides,
Community Service Club,
Gay Straight Alliance,
International Programs Club,
Literary Society,
Photography Club,
Resident Assistants,
Student Alumnae Association,
Student Council,
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.
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