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Stoneleigh-Burnham School

Established: 1869
IB

School Facts

  • Number of Students
    150
  • Student Population
    Single sex - Girls' school
  • Accommodation
    Boarding accommodation
  • Religious Affiliation
    Not religious
  • Program Length Available
    Multiple Year, Fall Year

School Description

SCHOOL PROFILE
Founded in 1869, Stoneleigh-Burnham School is situated on 100 acres in the heart of the New England countryside. The nationally recognized school is New England's only girls' school to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma.

FACILITIES
Stoneleigh-Burnham School's internet-accessible facilities include a new science center, dance studios, athletic facilities, and an art gallery. The school's recently renovated and expanded equestrian center features indoor and outdoor riding rings for year round riding, heated barns, an indoor heated viewing room, an extensive trail network around the 100-acre campus, and a Derby field.

SPORTS AND ARTS
Students can take advantage of the school's New England location by participating in its competitive alpine skiing or figure skating winter teams. The school's equestrian program is partnered with Smith College, giving students access to instruction and facilities of collegiate quality.

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Stoneleigh-Burnham is the only secondary school in the US to offer the British Horse Society Certification and is a four-time national equestrian champion. Thirteen students have ranked as World Competitors in Debate and Public Speaking.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Students are housed in single or double dorm rooms in the school's main building,. Students spend weekend participating in activities such as trips to Boston, New York City, ski resorts, and more.

                  


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Famous Alumni

Sonya Lamonakis ’93 - #1 Ranked Female Heavyweight Boxer 2018
Carissa Tudryn Weber ’96 - Systems Engineer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Gela Nash Taylor ’71 - Co-Founder, Juicy Couture; Co-Founder Pam & Gela

  • 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
  • 100 acres Campus Size
  • 33% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?
Yes
Student Population
Single sex - Girls' school
Teacher/Student Ratio
1:5
Average Class Size
10
SAT Average
1350
ACT Average
26
English as Second Language (ESL) Support Available
Yes
Speciality Programs
Intensive Dance and Equestrian program
Sports
Ballet, Basketball, Cross Country Running, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Football, Lacrosse, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
Arts
Acting, Ceramics, Dance Performance Project, Design and Color, Digital Photography and Design, Graphic Design, IB Art, IB Dance, Photography, Studio Art - Introduction, Textile, Theater - Design and Production
Music
Choir, IB Music, Jazz Band, Octet, Orchestra, Room music, World Music
Languages
Chinese, French, Spanish
Clubs and Extracurricular
Ballroom Dancing, Ballroom Dancing, Blue Key Society, Business Club, Color Guard, Community Service, Debate, Fitness Club, Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA), International Club, Literary Society, Multimedia Club, Recreational Skiing, Rock Band, Student Alumnae Association
Accepting Students in Grades
7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, PG
Ages Accepted
13-20
TOEFL Minimum
70-100, depends on grade
TOEFL Junior Required
800
Other - Eligibility Requirements?
TOEFL JR for 7th & 8th grades only March 10th decision

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