Burnham Brook School

  • Burnham Brook Middle School was founded in 1982 in Canterbury, NH. Canterbury is a small town that borders the capital city of Concord.
  • Burnham Brook School is located on nearly twenty acres of forest, field, and stream.
  • Canterbury has a strong sense of community and a long history of dedication to quality of thought and simple excellence.
  • The community values arts, creativity, and beauty in workmanship. These values are reflected in the design of the program and the curriculum at Burnham Brook School.
  • The curriculum is unique, research-based, and effective. The dedicated staff is highly trained and committed to collaboration.
  • They have been working together as a team for many years finely tuning a very sophisticated program.
  • Students come from a variety of towns, sometimes traveling one hour or more to Burnham Brook School.
  • Upon graduation they attend a wide variety of high schools.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia, Central Auditory Processing Disorder, Executive Functioning, Language Based Learning Difference

Student Body

Total Students10 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Burnham Brook School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size4 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rochester
    Monarch School of New England
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    Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 62 students
    30.5 miles
    105 Eastern Avenue
    Rochester, NH 03867
    30.5 K-12
  • Concord
    Parker Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 45 students
    8.9 miles
    2 Fisk Rd
    Concord, NH 03301
    8.9 7-12
  • Contoocook
    The Contoocook School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 16 students
    10.1 miles
    40 Park Ln
    Contoocook, NH 03229
    10.1 6-12
  • Manchester
    Robert B Jolicoer School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 103 students
    25.3 miles
    1 Mammoth Rd
    Manchester, NH 03109
    25.3 5-12
  • Rye
    Learning Skills Academy
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    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 60 students
    44.4 miles
    1247 Washington Rd.
    Rye, NH 03870
    44.4 3-12

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The average private school tuition in New Hampshire is $8,711 for elementary schools and $27,855 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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