Sussex School

  • Sussex School provides a progressive K8 education that uses the arts, outdoors, and challenging, relevant curriculum to develop critical thinking, creativity, courage, and citizenship in its students.

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School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedYes
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students118 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
3%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Sussex School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,400
% on Financial Aid
30%
Average Financial Aid Grant$3,500
Endowment Size$1 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Basketball, Climbing, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Snowboarding, SwimmingAlpine SkiingBasketball,
ClimbingMountain Biking,
Rock ClimbingSnowboarding,
Swimming

School Notes

  • Sussex School provides a progressive K8 education that uses the arts, outdoors, and challenging, relevant curriculum to develop critical thinking, creativity, courage, and citizenship in its students.
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"Sussex provides so many opportunities for students to find and share their own unique strengths and become well rounded human beings. I am thankful to have been exposed to so much creative thinking and community building at such a young age."
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