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The Storm King School

Call: 845-534-9860
The Storm King School
The Storm King School
The Storm King School

At a glance

Location Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY
USA
Tuition $56,642
Grades 8-PG Students Receiving Aid 30%
Student Body Coed Total Aid Awarded $700,000
Student/Faculty Ratio 5:1 Endowment $2,500,000
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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate 40%

Total Enrollment

Total Enrollment 180

Average Class Size

Average Class Size 10

Sports & Extracurriculars

Sports & Extracurriculars 62*
Average SAT Score (Math) 566
Average SAT Score (Verbal) 505
Learning Support Program?
Number of AP Programs 14
ESL Offered?
IB Program Offered?

Overview

Region New York NY Area
Program Emphasis Art School
Boarding School
College Prep
Day School
International School
Learning Differences
Small Boarding School
Summer School
All Grades 8-PG
Boarding Grades 8-PG
Grade Divisions Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Established 1867
Dress Code Semi-formal
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 55
Head of School Jonathan Lamb
Endowment $2,500,000

History

Founded in 1867, The Storm King School celebrates a long tradition of helping students translate potential into success as they prepare for college and meaningful lives. Through academic classes, outstanding fine and performing arts, championship and club sports, and interesting extracurricular activities, the faculty and staff offer students in grades 8-12 opportunities to enrich themselves through learning and confidence building. Boarding and day options are available.

Academics

Full Time Faculty 33
Part Time Faculty 4
% of Faculty with Advanced Degrees 70%
Faculty with doctorate 4
Faculty with masters 22
Student/Faculty ratio 5:1
Average Class Size 10
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
ESL
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
American Literature
Art
Art History
Astronomy
Biology
Calculus
Ceramics
Chemistry
Chinese
Community Service
Computer Graphics
Computer Science
Creative Writing
Dance
Drama
Earth Science
Economics
English as a Second Language
English Literature
Environmental Science
Geometry
Government/Civics
Health
History
Humanities
Mathematics
Music
Music Composition
Other (Yearbook)
Outdoor Education
Photography
Physics
Pre-calculus
Psychology
Spanish
Speech
Studio Art
Study Skills
World History
A.P. Courses Offered
Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
Computer Science A
Computer Science AB
English Literature
Macroeconomics
Microeconomics
Physics B
Physics C
Psychology
Statistics
Studio Art

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 180
Boys 90
Girls 90
% Boys/Girls 50% girls / 50% boys
Boarding Students 135
Day Students 45
International
China
France
Germany
Indonesia
Italy
Japan
Korea
Mexico
Netherlands
Other (Mongolia)
Russia
Serbia
Spain
Taiwan
Thailand
UK
Venezuela
United States
Arizona
Connecticut
Hawaii
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New York
Ohio
Majority of students come from Northeast
% of Students of Color 20%
% of International Students 50%

Admission

Director of Admission Mr. Marek Pramuka
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount 85
Application Deadline(s) Rolling
Financial Aid Awarded $700,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 30%
Acceptance Rate 40%
Total Applicants 350
Admissions Selectivity Highly Selective
Admissions Yield 75%
Admission Tests Accepted
ISEE
Other (IELTS)
SSAT
TOEFL
Day Student Tuition $30,257
Boarding Student Tuition $56,642
International Student Tuition $56,642

College Placement Office

Average SAT I Scores (Math) 566
Average SAT I Scores (Verbal) 505
Average SAT I Scores (Writing) 501
Average ACT Score 23
Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
Recent College Matriculations Adelphi University
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% of Graduates Who Attend College 100%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
fencing
golf
independent competitive sports
lacrosse
other (Outdoor Adventure)
soccer
softball
tennis
volleyball
wrestling
Recreational Sports
bowling
camping
canoe
cross-country running
dance
fitness
golf
hiking
mountain biking
outdoor club/skills
rock climbing
sailing
skiing
table tennis
ultimate frisbee
walking
weight lifting
yoga
Extra-Curricular Activities
A Capella
African American Club
Art Club
Astronomy Club
Community Service Program
Computer Club
Dance Club
Digital Photography Club
Dorm Proctors
Drama Club
Gay/Straight Alliance
Habitat for Humanity
Honor Council
Horticulture Club
International Club
Key Club
Literary Magazine
Math Club
Model UN
National Honor Society
Newspaper
Other (Video Production)
Peer Tutoring
Recycling Club
School Band
Student Government
Tour Guides
Volunteer Club
Women's Studies
Yearbook

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  • Nov 14, 2014
    Current Parent/Guardian/Year Graduated: Current student

    Please share a few thoughts about your experiences with The Storm King School: Could not ask for more as a parent of a creative student athlete trying to prepare for college and life! The campus is set on a beautiful mountain. There is truly a feel of community at this school and my child is flourishing. The individual attention and small classes has helped my child excel. There are plenty of sports, arts and school activities to choose from so every child can find something they like. Great community service opportunities as well. Best decision was to send my child here!

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Phone 845-534-9860
Address 314 Mountain Rd - Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY 12520 USA
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