St. Paul's School

  • St. Paul`s School is a co-educational, fully residential high school founded in 1856.
  • We are an Episcopal school, welcoming of all faiths, made up of approximately 540 students from all over the world.
  • We are a community of students and teachers and families, who live and learn together.
  • We try to live by our School Prayer, which urges kindness and an eagerness to "bear the burdens of others." St. Paul`s is academically rigorous, but staffed with teachers who take the time to know the whole student, whether in the classroom, in the dormitory, on the athletic fields, or along one of the many paths that wind through the 2,000 acre campus.
  • At the heart of our academic program is a commitment to learner-centered instruction in which students make discoveries for themselves with guidance from and in partnership with their teachers.
  • In the St. Paul`s classrooms, you will be surrounded by other students and teachers who share your passion for learning. You will be challenged by a curriculum that offers unsurpassed opportunities.
  • You will build the knowledge and skills that will carry you with confidence to college and beyond.

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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)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1856

Student Body

Total Students540 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
41%
State avg.: 15%
Students by GradeSt. Paul's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers117 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
76%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Biology: Human Anatomy & Physiology, Advanced Biology: Limnology & Marine Biology, Advanced Biology: Molecular Biology, Advanced Biology: Terrestrial Ecology, Advanced Chemistry, Advanced Chinese, Advanced French, Advanced German, Advanced Japane
Average SAT score1415
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$62,000
% on Financial Aid
39%
Average Financial Aid Grant$56,182
Acceptance Rate
17%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorScott P. Bohan
Endowment Size$633.3 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered19 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBallet,
BaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
FootballIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.67 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
All-Male A Cappella Group, Anglers Society, Astronomy Society, Best Buddies, Business Society, Cadmean Concordian, Cage Soccer Club, Cancer Awareness Society, Chinese Society, Chocolate Vanilla Swirl, Classics Society, Climbing Club, Contra Dance Society, Cooking Club, Cricket Club, Daily Grind Coffee Society, Debate Team, El Club De Espanol, Enders Science Society, Film Club, Football Appreciation Society, French Club, Fustal Club, Gender and Sexuality Alliance, German Club, Golf Club, Indian Society, International Lunch-time Animation Festival (ILAF), International Society, Investment Club, Japanese Society, John G. Winant Society, La Mezcla, La Sociedad, Liberty in North Korea (LiNK), Madhatters, Math Society/Team, Mental Illness Awareness Society, Middle-Eastern Society, Mock Trial Club, Model Congress, Model United Nations, Outing Club, Paulie Improv (PI), People's Community Problems, Robotics Club, Rugby Club, Russian Society, Scholastic Bowl Team, Ski Club, Southern Society, SPS ASL, SPS Family, SPS Yearbook, St. Paw's Club, Student Cultural Alliance, Supernova, The Pelican, Ukulele Society, Wood Squad, WSPS, Young Democrats, Young Independents, Young Men's Club, Young Republicans, Young Women's Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Society

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