Sophia Academy

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Mission: Changing the lives of girls from low income homes through an empowering middle school education
Sophia introduces girls to educational experiences that expand their world view; encourage them to be active and informed citizens; and empower them to see the world through a social justice lens.
By utilizing best practices in gender responsive education, Sophia Academy fosters the academic, cultural and social growth of our students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Year Founded2001

Student Body

Total Students62 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Sophia Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 15 / Mar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,000
Tuition NotesIMPORTANT: All families must have income that is no more than 250% above the federal poverty line. Families pay a percentage of the tuition, ranging from $40 to $125 per month.
Average Financial Aid Grant$14,600
Admissions DirectorAngelia Duran


Total Sports Offered1 sport

School Notes

  • To be eligible for acceptance, students must be female or identify as female, be within the ages of 9-14 and applying for grades 5 - 8, students must be residents of Providence, RI and family income must be no more than 250% over the poverty line as dictated by the most current federal poverty guidelines.
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The average private school tuition in Providence, RI is $13,324 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Providence, RI is 59% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).