Barrie School

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  • Barrie School's student-centered, teacher-guided interdisciplinary education promotes the academic, athletic, artistic, and social growth of the individual.
  • Our Montessori Lower, dynamic Middle, and college-focused Upper Schools form a welcoming community that emphasizes hands-on learning experiences, and respect for self, others, and the environment.
  • Barrie empowers students to develop the confidence, independent thinking, and teamwork essential for world citizenship.

School Overview

School TypeMontessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.American Montessori Society (AMS)
Institute for Independent Education
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1932

Student Body

Total Students283 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
65%
State avg.: 33%
Students by GradeBarrie School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
58%
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses7 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 19 / rolling
Tuition NotesPlease visit the Barrie School website for information on tuition. http://www.barrie.org/admission/tuition
% on Financial Aid
34%
Average Financial Aid Grant$7,600
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorIngrid Yuryev
Admissions AssociateBeryl Chafin

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
EquestrianLacrosse,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Film Club, Flashlight: Student Journalism, French Club, Instrumental Ensemble, International Thespian Society, Music/Rock Band Club, National Honor Society, Robotics Club, School Store, Spanish Club, Sports, Student Government Association, TEAMS Club, Technical Theater, Theater, Ultimate Frisbee Club, Writing Club, Yearbook, Yoga Clu

School Notes

  • Please visit the Barrie School website for information on how to apply.
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