Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions2019-01-18T16:49:40-04:00
What grade levels are offered?2019-01-18T16:34:56-04:00

Grades 7 – 12 and post-graduate (PG).

Girls, boys, or both?2019-01-18T16:34:34-04:00

Girls.

Religious affiliation?2019-01-18T16:35:27-04:00

None.

Total number of students?2019-01-18T16:35:58-04:00

135.

What percentage of students are international?2019-01-18T16:36:39-04:00

35%

Percentage of students boarding?2019-01-18T16:37:06-04:00

65%

International Baccalaureate (IB) offered?2019-01-18T16:37:51-04:00
  • Yes. Click here to learn more about the IB at Stoneleigh-Burnham.
What tests are required of international students?2019-01-18T16:38:41-04:00

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) required. TOEFL Junior may be substituted for students entering Grades 7 or 8. SSAT, SAT, or ISEE may be submitted as a supplement.

Do you have an English Language (EL) program?2019-01-18T16:39:20-04:00

Yes. Click here to learn more about EL offerings.

Do students wear a uniform?2019-01-18T16:39:51-04:00

No.

What is the university matriculation?2019-01-18T16:40:32-04:00

100%. Click here to see recent college acceptances.

What are the closest airports?2019-01-18T16:41:35-04:00

Bradley International Airport (Hartford, CT – 57 miles), Logan International Airport (Boston, MA – 110 miles), JFK Airport (New York, NY – 185 miles). We also have an Amtrak station 10 minutes from campus.

Notable extracurricular activities?2019-01-18T16:42:30-04:00
Do you offer summer programs?2019-01-18T16:43:52-04:00

Yes — we have riding, debate, dance, art, and animation overnight camps each summer. Click here to learn more.

Study skills program?2019-01-18T16:44:26-04:00

Yes. Click here to learn about academic support available at SBS.

What else should I know?2019-01-18T16:46:03-04:00

We have a rural, safe, and beautiful campus; we emphasize student health and wellness; we provide individualized attention; we offer trips and exchange programs at several destinations throughout the year. In recent years, trips have included Costa Rica, Peru, Spain, England, France, China, and Canada.