Santa Fe Prep School

http://www.youtube.com/watch v=l3kFy_7trLE&feature=youtu.be At Santa Fe Prep, we are dedicated to active discourse among teachers who love to teach and students who love to learn.
You can see it on faces all across our campus: a sense of adventure, an aliveness of spirit, an awakened interest and curiosity.
These are the foundation and the fruits of the Santa Fe Prep experience.Vitality, commitment, curiosity, engagement, exploration and discovery—when you come to Prep, you are choosing an active education.
At Prep, we believe strongly in academic excellence and being an active and engaged citizen in our community.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NM School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 318 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,057
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1

Top Rankings

Santa Fe Prep School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Mexico for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Year Founded
1963

Student Body

Total Students
318 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 51%
Students by Grade
Santa Fe Prep School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
78%
Average Class Size
13 students
Average SAT score
1370
Average ACT score
28

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Mar. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Add an additional $500 for books and fees.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Admissions Director
Michael Multari
Admissions Associate
Mary Little

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Model UN, Speech and Debate, Student Council

Arts and Music Programs:
Jazz Band

School Notes

  • Our discussion-based learning encourages and stimulates an engaging exchange of knowledge and perspectives and the cultivation of skills and attitudes necessary for success in selective colleges and universities across the country and in life. Students participate fully in the life of the school as well as decisions that affect how we live and learn together.Prep is a culturally vibrant and diverse community of students and educators who understand that learning takes place not just in the classroom but also in the richness of interaction, in the expansion of individual boundaries, and in the exploration and introduction of new interests, ideas and abilities.With over 1700 graduates empowered by the values and qualities inherent in our school, Prep ensures that each student will be challenged and encouraged, stretched and supported. Here on our 33-acre Santa Fe campus, surrounded by the enchanting beauty of the Southwest, we provide a vigorous and exciting education rich with social interaction, sports competition, the arts, and a long-standing commitment to service learning.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NM School
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 318 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,057
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Mar. 1

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The average private school tuition in Santa Fe, NM is $14,726 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Santa Fe, NM is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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