Application Process

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Application Process2018-07-05T16:15:39+00:00

Here’s what to do next:

1) Explore the campus. Schedule a visit or attend an Open House
Call us at 413-774-2711 x257 or email

2) Schedule and take your standardized test.
Stoneleigh-Burnham requires standardized test scores as part of the admissions process. We prefer the SSAT but will also accept other evaluations, such as the ERB, ICEE, state examinations, or a psycho-educational evaluation. Please contact the Admissions Office if you have questions or would like another form of testing to be considered.

The TOEFL or TOEFL Jr. is required for all international students whose first language is not English.

3) Complete your application.
Apply directly to Stoneleigh-Burnham by clicking here. We also accept the SSAT Standard Application (SAO) and TABS Common Application. Apply using the SSAT SAO by clicking here.
Do you prefer pen & paper? Download the Stoneleigh-Burnham application.

You can pay your application fee online ($100 for international applicants, $50 for domestic applicants).

4) Schedule an interview. Interviews can be conducted in person or via Skype.
Contact Admissions to find out more.

Important deadlines for domestic applicants:

Stoneleigh-Burnham School is operating on a rolling admission cycle and applicants are considered as space allows.

*For international students applying to SBS, admissions is rolling at all times.

Financial aid and scholarship deadlines: 

October 2nd – Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS) service opens.
January 30th – Submit a completed online financial aid application (PFS).
February 15th – Custodial and non-custodial parents submit signed copy of 1040 and W-2s.
February 15th – C. Robert Wray scholarship essay is due in an editable format by this date. It is available to both new and returning students.

How do we make our decisions on admittance?

We look for motivated students who are eager to contribute to school life. We give each applicant careful consideration and strive to provide families with all the information they need to make the best-informed decision with their daughters. Our decisions are based on a review of the candidate’s application, recommendations, school records, personal essay, test scores, and personal interview. Stoneleigh-Burnham School does not discriminate and admits mission-appropriate, academically-qualified students. Please click here to view our full statement on diversity