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Shattuck-St. Mary's School

Call: 507-333-1618
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Shattuck-St. Mary's School

At a glance

Location Faribault, MN
Tuition $42,175
Grades 6-PG Students Receiving Aid 47%
Student Body Coed Total Aid Awarded $3,950,000
Student/Faculty Ratio 9:1 Endowment $18,000,000
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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate 42%

Total Enrollment

Total Enrollment 450

Average Class Size

Average Class Size 11

Sports & Extracurriculars

Sports & Extracurriculars 25*
Average SAT Score (Math) N/R
Average SAT Score (Verbal) N/R
Learning Support Program?
Number of AP Programs 10
ESL Offered?
IB Program Offered?

Overview

Region Minneapolis MN Area
St Paul MN Area
Program Emphasis Boarding School
College Prep
Day School
Junior Boarding School
Learning Differences
All Grades 6-PG
Boarding Grades 6-PG
Grade Divisions Secondary
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Student Body Coed
Established 1858
Dress Code Other(Casual slacks in school colors, shirt with a collar. Chapel dress 1 day week is shirt/tie/blazer)
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 250
Head of School Kathleen Layendecker
Endowment $18,000,000

History

Shattuck-St. Mary's School is a college preparatory co-educational boarding and day school in Faribault, Minnesota for students in grades 6-12. Established in 1858, Shattuck-St. Mary's takes pride in its long tradition of guiding students to be strong in character, mind, body and spirit. Located just 45 miles south of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, our historic 250-acre campus brings together a diverse population representing the cultures and heritages of students from 39 states and 17 countries. We offer the chance to pair the solid foundation of challenging and motivating academics with focused opportunities in athletics and the arts. We call this the “& Experience” and it is at the heart of what makes Shattuck-St. Mary's so unique. Beyond Shattuck-St. Mary's Arch, our graduates go on to excel at the nation’s premier colleges and universities.

Academics

Full Time Faculty 81
Part Time Faculty 13
Faculty with doctorate 3
Faculty with masters 24
Student/Faculty ratio 9:1
Average Class Size 11
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
ESL
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Anatomy
Art
Bible
Biology
Calculus
Ceramics
Chemistry
Chinese
Choir
Chorus
Classics
Community Service
Creative Writing
Dance
Drama
Earth Science
Economics
Electives
English
English as a Second Language
English Literature
Environmental Science
European History
Fine Arts
French
Geometry
History
Latin
Mathematics
Music
Photography
Physics
Pre-calculus
Religion
Science
Sculpture
Spanish
Speech
Statistics
Studio Art
Study Skills
Trigonometry
World Culture
World History
World Literature
A.P. Courses Offered
Biology
Calculus AB
Chemistry
English Language
European History
French Language
Other (Spanish)
Physics B
Statistics
US History

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 450
Boys 262
Girls 188
% Boys/Girls 58%/42%
Boarding Students 349
Day Students 101
International
Canada
China
France
Germany
Japan
Korea
Mexico
Other (Belarus)
Taiwan
Thailand
UK
United States
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Florida
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
New Jersey
New York
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Pennsylvania
Texas
Utah
Virginia
Washington
Wisconsin
Majority of students come from Other(Midwest)
% of Students of Color 21%
% of International Students 32%

Admission

E-mail admissions@s-sm.org
Web Address www.s-sm.org
Director of Admission Jesse W. Fortney
Admission Application Apply to Shattuck-St. Mary's School
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount 75
Application Deadline(s) Rolling
Financial Aid Deadline(s) April 15th
Financial Aid Awarded $3,950,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 47%
Acceptance Rate 42%
Total Applicants 412
Admissions Selectivity Selective
Admissions Yield 89%
Admission Tests Accepted
ISEE
Other (IELTS)
SSAT
TOEFL
Day Student Tuition $28,100
Boarding Student Tuition $42,175
International Student Tuition $44,175

College Placement Office

Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
Recent College Matriculations Bowdoin College
Cornell University
University of Minnesota
Harvard University
Vanderbilt University
University of Pennsylvania
Princeton University
% of Graduates Who Attend College 100%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
baseball
basketball
fencing
golf
ice hockey
independent competitive sports
lacrosse
other (Figure Skating)
soccer
tennis
volleyball
Extra-Curricular Activities
Art Club
Choir
Community Service Program
Dance Club
Drama Club
International Club
Newspaper
Orchestra
Other (Robotics)
School Band
Science Club
Student Government
Tour Guides
Yearbook

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Contact Info

Phone 507-333-1618
Address 1000 Shumway Ave, PO Box 218 - Faribault, MN 55021
Website www.s-sm.org 
Email admissions@s-sm.org 
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