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The Stony Brook School

The Stony Brook School is a coeducational private Other school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

The Stony Brook School says

Founded in 1922 with the motto "Character Before Career," The Stony Brook School educates students in matters of the mind, body, and heart. Students are trained to be leaders with integrity and virtue. We find that character is essential to the development of the whole person and maintain a spiritual component to the education process. While students are presented with the truths of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, they are free to maintain their own personal spiritual beliefs. Founded in 1922 with the motto “Character Before Career,” The Stony Brook School is an independent Christian college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 7-12. It exists to challenge young men and women to know Jesus Christ as Lord, to love others as themselves, and to grow in knowledge and skill, in order that they may serve the world through their character and leadership. Distinguished for its academia, set apart by its mission, The Stony Brook School is widely known for its passion for character education. Located on the beautiful north shore of Long Island, the 55-acre campus is home to 324 students. Most of the 46 faculty members live on or near campus. With students from 16 states and 20 nations, The Stony Brook School has truly emerged as one of the most diverse private schools in the nation. The Stony Brook School offers a rigorous college preparatory program that combines traditional academics with competitive athletics, training in the visual and performing arts, and focus on character development set in the framework of Christian belief and example. The School offers 15 AP classes; independent learning projects; an integrated and hands-on middle school (grades 7-8); 18 athletic teams; theatrical arts society; international club; Christian Fellowship; FOCUS; trips to NYC; camping/canoeing; and weekend activities both at local attractions and in faculty homes.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (631) 751-1800
Email
  heidi.nathan@stonybrookschool.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 314
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 34
8 28
9 54
10 66
11 73
12 59

The Stony Brook 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 The Stony Brook School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 8 : 1
Gender 56% Male / 44% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 55%
Multi-racial 6%
Hispanic/Latino 2%
Black or African American 9%
Asian 28%

Extracurriculars

  • Chapel Committee
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track and Field
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Associations & Memberships

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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