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, Spring 2014
  • Volumes in Library: 14,787

Enrollment

  • Total: 331
  • Students of Color: 34% of enrollment
  • Average Class Size: 13
  • Faculty to Student Ratio: 1:7

Tuition

  • 2016-2017 Tuition: $21,485

2016-2017 Tuition Assistance

  • Students receiving: 39%
  • Total Grants: $1,516,882
  • Average Grant: $11,668
  • Malone Scholarship: Providing tuition assistance to gifted and talented students with financial need. Santa Fe Prep is the only Malone school in New Mexico.

2016-2017 Operating Budget

  • $9,204,322
  • Endowment Market Value (as of 6/30/16): $14,597,000
  • Endowment per Student: $44,233

2015-2016 Voluntary Support

  • Annual Fund: $568,719
  • Restricted Gifts: $428,908
  • 50th Anniversary Campaign: $14,533,000

2016-2017 Academic Faculty

  • Total: 51
  • Academic Faculty Holding Advanced Degrees: 71%

Accreditation

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

BREAKTHROUGH SANTA FE

  • Supported over 300 under-served students in SFPS since 2004
  • 93% have gone on to attend college
  • Davis Breakthrough Partnership: 19 students receive full scholarships to attend college

School Program

  • Academic Courses: 67
  • Honors & AP Course: 12
  • Fine Art and Performing Art Classes: 24
  • Athletic teams: 36; 4 State Championships in 2016
  • Community Service Requirement: at least 45 hours each year
  • Activities and Clubs: 27 (Upper School), 25 (Middle School)

Class of 2017

  • National Merit Scholar Semifinalists:  3 out of 44 seniors
  • The Cum Laude Society: 6 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: Reading: 625, Math: 646, Writing: 626
  • ACT Average: 28

Class of 2016

  • National Merit Finalists: 5 out of 48 seniors
  • Presidential Scholars nominated: 4
  • The Cum Laude Society: 6 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: Reading: 625, Math: 646, Writing: 626
  • ACT Average: 28
  • Average need based/merit award per student per year at all schools attended by the Class of 2016: $24,100

Most Competitive College Matriculation 2012 – 2016

Amherst, Barnard (2), Bates, Boston College, Bowdoin, Brandeis U, Brown, Bryn Mawr (2), Cal Tech, Claremont McKenna, Colby (2), Colgate, Colorado College (7), Dartmouth (8), Emory, George Washington U (4), Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Kenyon, MIT, Middlebury (2), NYU (3), Northwestern, Oberlin, Occidental College (4), Pitzer (3), Princeton (2), Rice, Stanford (2), SUNY, Tufts, Tulane (2), US Military Academy at Westpoint, US Naval Academy, UC Berkeley, UCLA, U Chicago, U NC, Chapel Hill, Univ. of Richmond (2), Univ. of So. Cal (2), Vassar, Wash. U St. Louis, Wesleyan (2), Whitman (3), Williams (2),
Yale (2)