Sant Bani School

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  • Sant Bani School, founded in 1973, is an independent K-8 day school in central NH. Our students gain self-confidence and a passion for learning through an integrated program of academics, creative arts, athletics and service to others. Believing there is something to learn from everyone, we create a diverse community, interacting in mixed-age groups, and practicing respect for self and others. These elements, combined with small classes and a connection to nature, produce a learning environment unique to SBS.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded1973

Student Body

Total Students106 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 12%
Students by GradeSant Bani School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
48%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,500
Tuition NotesTuition for 2016-2017High School (9-12) ? $16,700Junior High School (6-8) ? $13,900Elementary School (1-5) ? $12,900Kindergarten ? half day ? $5,850Kindergarten full day ? $7,400
% on Financial Aid
38%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,695
Acceptance Rate
83%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorBrooke Pearsall
Admissions AssociateMegan Farkas

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and FieldAlpine SkiingCross Country,
Field HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Archery, Chorus, Dance, Drama, Golf, Hiking, Horseback Riding, Instrument Lessons, Jazz Band, LEGO Robotics, Skating, Skiing/Snowboarding, Swimming, Yearbook Archery, Chorus, Dance, Drama, Golf, Hiking, Jazz Band, LEGO Robotics, Skating, Swimming, Yearbook, Horseback Riding,
Instrument Lessons,
Skiing/Snowboarding,

School Notes

Sant Bani School is built on the belief that we have something to learn from everyone. Surrounded by nature, we create a diverse community where respect for all living things is central. Our mission is to provide a high-level, comprehensive educational experience while also recognizing the value of the spirit. With small classes, committed faculty, and an emphasis on collaboration and service to others, Sant Bani School teaches students to Be Good, Do Good, Be One.

The Elementary School provides a foundation for lifelong learning. Value is placed on imagination, problem solving, social awareness, collaboration and communication.

The Middle School nurtures individuality in its students and fosters responsibility, service to the community and collaboration. The emphasis is on development of critical thinking, creativity and intellectual curiosity. We want students to develop self-confidence and to express kindness and empathy towards others. 

We value:
  • an open, judgment-free environment that builds confidence and encourages curiosity and creativity
  • academic, social and emotional learning
  • collaboration and critical thinking
  • mutual respect, fairness and inclusiveness
  • service to others, connecting empathy and generosity of spirit with action
  • nature and the experience of being outdoors
  • quiet time, simplicity and reflection
  • expanding students` horizons and connecting with the world around us
  • having fun together.
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