Sudbury Valley School

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At Sudbury Valley School, students from preschool through high school age explore the world freely, at their own pace and in their own unique ways.
They learn to think for themselves, and learn to use information age tools to unearth the knowledge they need from multiple sources.
They develop the ability to make clear logical arguments, and deal with complex ethical issues.
Through self-initiated activities, they pick up the basics; as they direct their lives, they take responsibility for outcomes, set priorities, allocate resources, and work with others in a vibrant community. Trust and respect are the keys to the school's success.
Students enjoy total intellectual freedom, and unfettered interaction with other students and adults.
Through being responsible for themselves and for the school's operation, they gain the internal resources needed to lead effective lives.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1968

Student Body

Total Students 160 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
4%
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no dress code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,900
Tuition Notes sliding scale for siblings
Acceptance Rate
99%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Hanna Greenberg
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The average private school tuition in Middlesex County, MA is $15,329 for elementary schools and $33,386 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Middlesex County, MA is 62% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).