Doane Stuart School

  • The mission of Doane Stuart is education. In a college preparatory context, where the joy of discovery is valued, Doane Stuart emphasizes serious study, educates to social responsibility, and lays the foundation for a strong faith.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Religious AffiliationOther
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Year Founded1852

Student Body

Total Students252 students
Student Body Typen/a
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 28%
Students by GradeDoane Stuart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size14 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade - http://www.doanestuart.org/admissions/tuition-and-fees/
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions DirectorGeoffrey Bowman
Admissions AssociateKathleen J. Bracken

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Fencing, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
FencingGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Gay Straight Alliance, International Club, Mock Trial, No Place for Hate, Rocketry Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Club, Guitar Ensemble, Jazz Band, Vocal Music

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Badminton Club, Fencing, Yoga

School Notes

  • Doane Stuart is our region's only coeducational, Nursery through Grade 12 independent school. It is selected by our students and their parents because it provides rigorous college preparation, small class size, and a commitment to academic excellence, under the caring guidance of skilled and devoted teachers. The academic success of our students is enhanced by a commitment to service, an emphasis on leadership opportunities and a respect for others. Doane Stuart is a small school with a wide reach, offering unique partnerships within our school community and with the University at Albany, the Albany College of Pharmacy, the Albany Institute of History and Art, the Arts Center of the Capital Region and Lagan College in Northern Ireland. Aided by a very competitive tuition, our financial aid programs help to assure that a family's finances are not a serious impediment when seeking the best for their children's education. The admission process is highly selective. Our student-to-faculty ratio is 7 to 1; our average class size is 14. Over 80% of the faculty hold advanced degrees.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albany
    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
    2.9 miles
    99 Slingerland Street
    Albany, NY 12202
    (518)463-2247
    2.9 9-12
    141
  • Albany
    Grades: 6-12 | 498 students
    7.3 miles
    12 Airline Dr
    Albany, NY 12205
    (518)452-9809
    7.3 6-12
    498
  • Albany
    Grades: PK-12 | 239 students
    3.3 miles
    374 Loudon Road
    Albany, NY 12211
    (518)434-6051
    3.3 PK-12
    239
  • Troy
    Grades: 7-12 | 424 students
    8.4 miles
    625 7th Ave
    Troy, NY 12182
    (518)235-7100
    8.4 7-12
    424
  • Albany
    Grades: 6-12 | 245 students
    5.8 miles
    1075 New Scotland Rd
    Albany, NY 12208
    (518)438-7895
    5.8 6-12
    245

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