About

Facts and Figures

History & Facts
Founded1926
Campus acreage:  251
Headmasters since founding:  4
Co-education begun:  1979
Faculty / student ratio:  1 to 6

Students
Budgeted Enrollment:  351*
Boarding:  70%
Day:  30%
Boys:  54%
Girls:  46%
Students of color (U.S.):  19%

Faculty
Total Teaching Faculty:  65
Women:  51%
Men:  49%
Graduate degrees:  77%


*Does not include faculty children
Admission 
Inquiries: 2,351
Interviews: 968
Applications: 934
New students enrolled: 87

Finances

Endowment: $70,670,000
Boarding tuition:  $57,785
Day tuition:  $44,575
Financial aid assigned:  $4,000,000
Average award:  $40,564
Students on aid:  27%

Academics
Average class size:  12
Credits for diploma:  90
Credit courses:  156
Library items:  36,750
Public computers:  70
Science laboratories:  8
Robotics lab: 1
Theaters:  2
Art Studios: 2
Writing Center: 1
Learning Center: 1

Athletics
Interscholastic sports:  14
Interscholastic teams:  45
Playing fields:  12 (1 turf)
Tennis courts:  8
Squash courts:  10
Boathouses:  2
Basketball courts:  3
Hockey rink:  1
Fitness center:  1
Wrestling room:  1
Rowing tanks: 2

Five-Year Geographic Distribution of Students

National
Arkansas
California  
Colorado  
Connecticut  
Delaware
District of Columbia  
Florida  
Georgia
Illinois  
Kentucky
Maine  
Maryland  
Massachusetts  
Minnesota
Missouri
New Hampshire  
New Jersey  
New York  
North Carolina  
Ohio
Oregon
Pennsylvania  
Rhode Island  
South Carolina
Texas  
Vermont  
Virginia  
Washington  
Wisconsin

International
Afghanistan 
Bermuda
Brazil
Canada
China  
Dominican Republic
Egypt
England 
Germany 
Guatemala  
Hong Kong
Hungary
Japan  
Korea  
Liechtenstein
Mexico
Nigeria  
Philippines 
Russia
Saudi Arabia
Singapore
South Africa
Sweden
Taiwan
Thailand
Zimbabwe
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