Key Facts

History and Campus

  • Established: 1961
  • Campus: 33 acres in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains
  • Last Building Addition: Library
  • Last Building Renovation: Middle School Classrooms 2015, Upper School Classrooms 2016
  • Recent Campus Project: Sun Mountain Field 2014
  • Volumes in Library: 15,423

Enrollment

  • Total: 330
  • Students of Color: 31% of enrollment
  • Average Class Size: 12
  • Faculty to Student Ratio: 1:6

Tuition

  • 2017-2018 Tuition: $21,986

2017-2018 Tuition Assistance

  • Students receiving: 39%
  • Total Grants: $1,578,849
  • Average Grant: $12,335
  • Malone Scholarship: Providing tuition assistance to gifted and talented students with financial need. Santa Fe Prep is the only Malone school in New Mexico.

2017-2018 Operating Budget

  • $9,500,000
  • Endowment Market Value (as of 6/30/17): $16,758,000
  • Endowment per Student: $50,782

2016-2017 Donations

  • Annual Fund: $579,702
  • Restricted Gifts: $299,029
  • Gifts In-Kind: $29,122

2017-2018 Academic Faculty

  • Total: 57
  • Academic Faculty Holding Advanced Degrees: 68%

Accreditation

  • Accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Southwest
  • Member, National Association of Independent Schools

Breakthrough Santa Fe

  • Supported over 340 under-served students in SFPS since 2004
  • 90% have gone on to college
  • Davis New Mexico Scholarship: 27 Breakthrough students receive full college scholarships

School Program

  • Academic Courses: 65
  • Honors & AP Course: 12
  • Fine Art and Performing Art Classes: 24
  • Athletic teams: 36; 3 State Championships in 2016-2017
  • Community Service Requirement: at least 45 hours each year
  • Activities and Clubs: 29 (Upper School), 25 (Middle School)

Class of 2018

  • National Merit Scholar Semifinalists:  5 out of 57 seniors
  • The Cum Laude Society: 5 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: EBRW: 657, Math: 654
  • ACT Average: 27
  • AP Exams Average Score, 2017: 3.82 out of 5 over 77 exams

Class of 2017

  • National Merit Finalists: 6 out of 48 seniors
  • The Cum Laude Society: 6 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: EBRW: 625, Math: 617
  • ACT Average: 28
  • Average need based/merit award per student per year at all schools attended by the Class of 2017: $31,921

Most Competitive College Matriculation 2013 – 2017

American, Amherst, Barnard, Bates, Boston College, Brandeis, Brown, Bryn Mawr, Cal Tech, Claremont McKenna (3), Colby (2), Columbia, Colorado College (7), Dartmouth (8), Emory (2), George Washington (3), Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Kenyon (2), MIT, NYU (4), Northeastern (3) Northwestern, Oberlin (2), Occidental College (4), Olin, Pitzer (3), Princeton (2), Reed, Rice, Stanford (2), Smith (2), Trinity College, Tulane (2), US Military Academy at Westpoint, US Naval Academy, UCLA, UC San Diego, UNC Chapel Hill, Univ. of Richmond (2), USC (3), Vassar (2), Wash. U St. Louis, Whitman, Yale (2)