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St. Andrew's School

St. Andrew's School is a coeducational private Episcopal boarding traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Rural

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Overview

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"St. Andrew's mission is to enrich and transform our students' lives in profound and exciting ways. Through intensive collaboration with great teachers, our students begin their study and appreciation of the accumulated wisdom of human culture, sharpen their analytical skills, and develop their performances in oral, written, and quantitative expression. We cultivate in our students a lasting desire for learning and independent scholarship and prepare them for college work and fulfilling life experiences..." At St. Andrew's, we seek to cultivate in our students a deep and lasting desire for learning, a willingness to ask questions and pursue skeptical, independent inquiry and an appreciation of the liberal arts as a source if wisdom, perspective and hope. We encourage our students to do the work of scholars, artists and scientists and to develop those expressive and analytical skills necessary for effective communication, judicious consideration of multiple points of view and for meaningful lives as engaged citizens. As an Episcopal School, St. Andrew’s is grounded in and upheld by our Episcopal identity, welcoming persons regardless of their religious background. We are called to help students explore their spirituality and faith as we nurture their understanding and appreciation of all world religions. Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds and work together to create a vibrant and diverse community, St. Andrew’s exceptional financial aid program makes this possible, enabling the School to practice need-blind admission and to award tuition grants to meet 100 percent of demonstrated need.

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
High School $49,500 Annual

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Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (302) 285-4213

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 85th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

1800 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

2010 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1928 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 295
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 65
10 70
11 78
12 82

St. Andrew's School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Andrew's School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 5 : 1
Average Class Size 11
Gender 53% Male / 47% Female
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 100%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 67%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 13%
Asian 15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%

Extracurriculars

  • Environmental Club/ Environmental Awareness Association
  • French Club
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • Jazz Band
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Spanish Club

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)

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