Stoneleigh-Burnham School (SBS), founded in 1869, is a girls’ boarding and day school nestled in the beautiful Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts. Educating girls grades 7-12 and post-graduate on its 100-acre campus, the school inspires its students to value intellectual curiosity, to embrace diversity, and to act with integrity. Stoneleigh-Burnham is the only girls’ school in New England to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. SBS also has nationally recognized programs in science, debate, art, and riding with an extensive college preparatory curriculum for students with a wide range of learning backgrounds.Girls develop best when they are in a community that knows them and where they feel connected. With its history of fostering the development of strong female identities, its safe and inclusive multi-cultural environment, and its dedication to understanding how girls best learn and grow, Stoneleigh-Burnham School guides emerging women to become active agents of their own destiny.
Academic and Sport Facilities
The main building houses classrooms, dining room, faculty apartments, administrative offices, and dorm rooms. The science buildings has new science facilities and laboratories. Emerson Hall houses the gymnasium, dance studio, art studio with weaving looms, ceramics studio with kiln and pottery wheels, photography dark room and music rooms.
There are athletic fields, a gymnasium, weight room, outdoor swimming pool, riding trails, paddock, barns, two indoor riding rings, heated observation room for households, derby fields, and a dance studio.
Dormitories and School Residences
Students are housed upstairs in the main building. Rooms are double, some with en suite bathrooms, others with common bathrooms. Common rooms have TVs. There are phones on each corridor. campus is wireless for laptops and computers. Students are allowed cell phones upstairs but not on the first floor.
Stoneleigh-Burnham school is located in the town Greenfield which has approximately 35,000 inhabitants and located about 1.5 hours from Boston. The area is safe and beautiful with farming landscapes and many colleges and universities in the area
Area population: 17,500
Town website: Town of Greenfield
Estimated Start Date: Early September
Estimated End Date: Late May
Other Services Offered:
All Girls School
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Closest International and Local Airports: Bradley International Airport (BDL), Logan International Airport (BOS)
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