Stoneleigh-Burnham School: Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA

Greenfield, Massachusetts, United States

Stoneleigh-Burnham School: Greenfield, Massachusetts, USA

Price Range ₤ 50,000 - 60,000 per annum

Introduction

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Stoneleigh-Burnham School (SBS) is an independent boarding and day school for girls in grades 7–12 and postgraduate.


Stoneleigh-Burnham School is an academic community that proclaimed and promotes an international perspective and approach to learning and teaching process. We inspire our girls to chase their international dreams and to make their lives meaningful and based on honour, respect, and intellectual curiosity. Each of our students is challenged by our academic curriculum in order to discover their better self and to successfully graduate with confidence to think independently and act ethically, secure in the knowledge that her voice will be heard.

Our Strategic Vision Plan is aimed to serve as a glass through which Stoneleigh-Burnham School will focus its goals, intentions, and actions. It is aimed to be a living, breathing representation which gathers people who guide and inform our students about the realities of contemporary life. We are supported by the Schools Board of Trustees, Administration, and Faculty and Staff.

Number of students

  Girls Boys Total
Boarding School: 111 0 111
Day School: 46 0 46
Year of foundation: 1869
Some history:

Founded in 1869, the school is a combination of five founding schools from New England, but resides today on a 100-acre (0.40 km2) campus in Greenfield, Massachusetts, United States, located in the Pioneer Valley.


Campus size and facilities:

100 acre campus

Facilities include: Main Building with classrooms, library, dining hall, administrative offices, dormitory rooms; Jesser Science center; Emerson Hall with gymnasium, dance studio, fitness center, art gallery and classrooms; Equestrian Center with indoor (featuring GGT footings) and outdoor riding rings, heated viewing lounge, paddocks and barns; athletic fields


Accreditations:

Stoneleigh-Burnham is affiliated with the National Coalition of Girls' Schools (NCGS), the National Association of Independent Schools, The Association of Boarding Schools and is accredited with the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.


Contact school: contact-us

Website: http://www.sbschool.org

Rolling or fixed admission date? Rolling

About the school

Dorm Facilities:

Residential Life

Lifelong friendships are made at Stoneleigh-Burnham, and many of those friendships begin in the dorm rooms. Living together in dorms brings girls together like a family – a socially, economically and ethnically diverse family. Girls and their roommates make their living spaces uniquely theirs, and Houseparents and Residential Assistants give boarding students the round-the-clock support they need and go out of their way to make each and every girl feel special and important


Academic life

What we offer?

Academics

International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

Teaching faculty: 34

Faculty with advanced degrees: 29

Average class size: 9

Student to faculty ratio 5:1

# of IB classes: 35

Multi-level languages: Mandarin, French, Spanish, and EL



Social life & attractions

Description:

Club or Organization:

Blue Key, Community Service Club, Debate Club, Gay Straight Alliance (GSA), Green Team, Literary Society, Math Club, Outing Club, Peer Tutors, Photography, Residential Assistants, Riding Club, Student Alumnae Association, Student Council, Students of Color Affinity Group

Arts and Music Programs:

Big Band, Chamber, DPP (Dance Performance Project), Octet, Rock Band


Sport and culture

What we offer?

Alpine Skiing, Ballet, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball


Summer Programs

Stoneleigh-Burnham School offers unique summer experiences for girls focused on riding, debate, dance, science, and art. Based on campus, the programs make use of our outstanding facilities and are directed by Stoneleigh-Burnham faculty. Campers live in the dormitories with supervision from resident faculty and dorm parents.

Intensive Riding Camp (7/1 - 7/6)

 Bonnie Castle Riding Camp - Session 1 (7/8-7/21)

 Bonnie Castle Riding Camp - Session 2 (7/22-8/4)

 Bonnie Castle Riding Camp - Session 1 AND 2 Combined

 Summer Dance Intensive - Session 1 (7/8-7/14)

 Summer Dance Intensive - Session 2 (7/15-7/21)

 Summer Dance Intensive -- Session 1 AND 2 Combined

 A Voice of Her Own -- Session 1 (6/24-6/29)

 A Voice of Her Own -- Session 2 (7/3-7/8)

 A Voice of Her Own -- Session 1 AND 2 Combined

 Animation Camp (7/22 - 7/27)

 Art Camp (7/22 - 7/27)


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