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; Solar Installation 2018
  • Volumes in Library: 15,357

Enrollment

  • Total: 325
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students of Color: 38% of enrollment
  • Average Class Size: 13
  • Faculty to Student Ratio: 1:7

Tuition

  • 2019-2020 Tuition: $23,404

2019-2020 Tuition Assistance

  • Students receiving: 37%
  • Total Grants: $1,584,639
  • Average Grant: $13,316
  • Malone Scholarship: Provides tuition assistance to gifted and talented students with financial need. Santa Fe Prep is the only Malone school in New Mexico.

2019-2020 Operating Budget & Endowment

  • $9,930,400
  • Endowment Market Value (as of 8/30/19): $18,630,000
  • Endowment per Student: $57,323

2018-2019 Donations

  • Annual Fund: $641,963
  • Faculty and Staff Participation: 100%
  • Board of Trustees Participation: 100%

2019-2020 Academic Faculty

  • Total: 47
  • 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 400 under-served students in SFPS since 2004
  • 93% have gone on to college
  • Davis New Mexico Scholarship: 35 Breakthrough students receive full college scholarships

School Program

  • Academic Courses: 64
  • Honors & AP Course: 13
  • Fine Art and Performing Art Classes: 23
  • Athletic teams: 38; 3 State Championships in 2018-2019
  • Community Service Requirement: at least 45 hours each year
  • Activities and Clubs: 32 (Upper School), 25 (Middle School)

Class of 2020

  • National Merit Finalists: 3
  • National Merit Commended Scholars: 3
  • The Cum Laude Society: 5 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: EBRW: 683, Math: 686
  • ACT Average: 28

Class of 2019

  • Early Decision college applicants accepted: 72%
  • LANL Foundation Scholars: 3
  • Davis NM Scholars: 3
  • Michaels S. Currier Scholar: 1
  • Average scholarship amount for students receiving aid: $28,732 per year

Most Competitive College Matriculation 2014 – 2018

American (4), Amherst, Barnard (3), Bates, Boston U, Brandeis, U of British Columbia, Brown (2), Bryn Mawr (2), Caltech, Carleton, UChicago, Claremont McKenna (5), Colorado College (11), Columbia, Dartmouth (3), Denison, Emory, George Washington (4), Gettysburg, Harvard, Kenyon (2), Macalester, Middlebury (2), MIT, NYU (5), Northeastern (3), Northwestern (2), Oberlin (3), Occidental College (3), Pitzer (6), Princeton, Reed, Richmond, St. Andrews, Scripps, Skidmore (3), Smith (2), Stanford (3), UT Austin, Trinity University, Tulane (2), US Military Academy at West Point, US Naval Academy, UCLA (2), UC San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, UNC Chapel Hill, USC (5), Vassar (3), Wake Forest, Wash. U St. Louis (2), Williams (2), Yale