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: 15,114

Enrollment

  • Total: 326
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students of Color: 33% of enrollment
  • Average Class Size: 12
  • Faculty to Student Ratio: 1:6

Tuition

  • 2018-2019 Tuition: $22,700

2018-2019 Tuition Assistance

  • Students receiving: 37%
  • Total Grants: $1,552,800
  • Average Grant: $12,728
  • Malone Scholarship: Providing tuition assistance to gifted and talented students with financial need. Santa Fe Prep is the only Malone school in New Mexico.

2018-2019 Operating Budget & Endowment

  • $9,672,000
  • Endowment Market Value (as of 6/30/18): $18,034,000
  • Endowment per Student: $55,319

2017-2018 Donations

  • Annual Fund: $642,517
  • Restricted Gifts: $680,268

2018-2019 Academic Faculty

  • Total: 53
  • Academic Faculty Holding Advanced Degrees: 67%

Accreditation

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

Breakthrough Santa Fe

  • Supported over 370 under-served students in SFPS since 2004
  • 93% have gone on to college
  • Davis New Mexico Scholarship: 26 Breakthrough students receive full college scholarships

School Program

  • Academic Courses: 64
  • Honors & AP Course: 12
  • Fine Art and Performing Art Classes: 22
  • Athletic teams: 36; 3 State Championships in 2017-2018
  • Community Service Requirement: at least 45 hours each year
  • Activities and Clubs: 28 (Upper School), 25 (Middle School)

Class of 2018

  • National Merit Finalists: 5
  • National Hispanic Scholars: 4
  • The Cum Laude Society: 5 students inducted as juniors
  • SAT Averages: EBRW: 668, Math: 673
  • ACT Average: 29
  • Early Decision college applicants accepted: 78%
  • Average grant awarded per student/per year at the school each chose to attend: $33,444

Most Competitive College Matriculation 2014 – 2018

American (3), Amherst, Barnard (2), Bates (2), Boston College, Boston U, Brandeis, U of British Columbia (2), Brown (2), Bryn Mawr (2), Caltech, Carleton, Claremont McKenna (5), Colorado College (12), Columbia, Dartmouth (5), Emory, George Washington (5), Gettysburg, Harvard, Kenyon (2), Macalester, MIT, NYU (5), Northeastern (3), Northwestern (2), Oberlin (2), Occidental College (3), Pitzer (5), Princeton (2), Reed, Rice, Richmond (2), St. Andrews, Scripps,  USC (5), Smith (2), Stanford (3), UT Austin (2), Tulane (2), US Military Academy at West Point, US Naval Academy, UCLA (2), UC San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, UNC Chapel Hill, Vassar (2), Wake Forrest, Wash. U St. Louis, Williams, Yale (2)