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State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

150

SAT Average

1290

Grades

7-12 PG

Stoneleigh Burnham School

Private Boarding School – Greenfield , Massachusetts

Stoneleigh-Burnham School (SBS) is a nationally recognized private college preparatory school for girls in grades 7-12 & Post-Graduate, on a 100-acre idyllic New England campus. Stoneleigh-Burnham is proud to be the first and only girls’ school in New England to be designated an International Baccalaureate World School.

FACILITIES
Stoneleigh-Burnham School’s facilities include a science center, dance studio, sports facilities, art gallery, and an Equestrian Center with indoor and outdoor riding rings, paddocks,
and barns with Wi-Fi available throughout.

SPORTS AND ARTS
All athletic options are open to students, regardless of experience or ability. They have various opportunities in dance, equestrian, softball and more.
Students also participate in a rich and extensive selection of artistic courses, from beginner to advanced levels  in both visual arts and performing arts (including dance, music, and theatre). Students may choose to focus on an independent study project while preparing a college portfolio.

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. Stoneleigh-Burnham is the first and only girls' school in New England to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program. Sixteen SBS students have ranked as World Competitors in Debate and Public Speaking.

DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Students are housed in dormitories in the school’s main building. Rooms are double or single, some with suite bathrooms and others with common bathrooms. Each hallway
has a common room with space for students to relax and spend time together.


Location
Stoneleigh-Burnham school is located in the social-justice oriented town Greenfield which has approximately 17,500 inhabitants and located about 2 hours west of Boston. The area is safe and beautiful with farming landscapes, unique restaurants and performing arts venues, and many colleges and universities in the area.

Area population: 17,500
Town website: Town of Greenfield

Starting Dates
Estimated Start Date: Early September
Estimated End Date: Late May


School Facts

Year Founded

1869

Student Population

All Girls School

Number of Students

150

Grades

7-12 PG

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:6

Average Class Size

10

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

Yes

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

100 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average

1290

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Pointe
  • Rock Band
  • Octet
  • Chorus
  • Drama
  • Weaving
  • Big Band
  • Ceramics
  • Chamber Music
  • Performance Dance Ensemble
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Digital Photography
  • Computer Graphic Design
  • IB Music
  • Jazz Combo Honors
  • Studio Art
  • Acting
  • Visual Arts
  • World Music
  • Yearbook
  • IB Art
  • IB Dance

AP Courses: We are an International Baccalaureate Diploma School, thus we offer most of our subjects at the IB level. As a result, we do not offer AP courses

Sports

  • Alpine Skiing
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Dance
  • Equestrian
  • Figure Skating
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Fitness

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Blue Key Society
  • Community Service
  • Debate
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Council
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • International
  • Men/Women of Color
  • Performing Arts Production
  • Green Club
  • Literary Society
  • Student Alumni Ambassadors
  • Business Club
  • Photography

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

American University, Assumption College, Boston University, Drexel University, Elon University, Emerson College, Fordham University, George Washington, Harvard University,
Marist College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Mount Holyoke College, New York University, Northeastern University, Pennsylvania State University, Salve Regina University, Syracuse University, University of Chicago, University of Delaware, University of Massachusetts, University of Rochester, University of San Francisco, University of Virginia, University of Washington, Villanova University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Bradley International Airport (BDL), Logan International Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website:   Stoneleigh-Burnham School

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