Overview
The mission of the Spence School is to educate girls and young women to the highest academic and personal standards necessary for responsible, effective citizenship and for the successful pursuit of higher education. The school is committed to the rigorous study of the liberal arts and sciences appropriate to Grades K through 12. The development of high standards and character is considered as important as achievement in academic areas. The school integrates visual and performing arts, and athletics, both within its academic program and as extracurricular activities. The school creates an environment that fosters the growth of self-confidence, instills the joy of learning, develops the skills of leadership in every student and prepares its graduates intellectually and emotionally for the future. The school is committed to preparing its students for full participation in a diverse and changing world. Believing in the importance of strong traditions, the school also looks to the future and adapts its educational programs to meet the needs of its students, while remaining centered on a curriculum that provides preparation for college as well as "for life."
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Day S. Grades: K-12
All-girls
Urban
ESL: N/A
Tuition: $60,880
# of Students: 769
Teacher:Student: 1:7
International Student: N/A
AP Courses: 0
Endowment: $93,628/student
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 78%
SAT: 1470/1600
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US Day School
Matriculation
Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 7
#1 University of Toronto 1
#2 Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2
#3 Harvard College 15
#3 Stanford University 12
#3 Yale University 11
#5 University of Edinburgh 1
LAC #1 Williams College 8
#6 University of Chicago 11
#7 University of Pennsylvania 10
#10 Duke University 15
#10 Northwestern University 8
LAC #2 Amherst College 5
#12 Dartmouth College 4
#13 Brown University 17
#13 Vanderbilt University 5
#15 Rice University 2
#15 Washington University in St. Louis 7
LAC #3 Pomona College 1
#17 Cornell University 16
#18 Columbia University 15
#20 University of California: Berkeley 2
#20 University of California: Los Angeles 1
#22 Carnegie Mellon University 1
#22 Emory University 1
#22 Georgetown University 12
#25 New York University 9
#25 University of Michigan 8
#25 University of Southern California 2
#25 University of Virginia 2
LAC #5 Wellesley College 2
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1
#29 Wake Forest University 2
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 1
#32 Tufts University 2
#33 University of St. Andrews 8
#36 Boston College 3
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 3
#41 Boston University 1
#44 Brandeis University 1
#44 Case Western Reserve University 2
#44 Northeastern University 4
#44 Tulane University 3
LAC #9 Claremont McKenna College 1
#51 Lehigh University 1
#55 Santa Clara University 1
#55 University of Miami 1
LAC #11 Middlebury College 1
#62 George Washington University 1
#62 Syracuse University 4
LAC #13 Smith College 1
LAC #13 Vassar College 2
#72 American University 1
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 1
#72 Sarah Lawrence College 1
#72 Southern Methodist University 4
LAC #15 Davidson College 2
LAC #15 Hamilton College 5
#83 SUNY University at Binghamton 1
LAC #18 Barnard College 2
LAC #18 Colgate University 2
LAC #18 Haverford College 1
LAC #18 University of Richmond 1
LAC #18 Wesleyan University 6
#105 Drexel University 1
LAC #24 Colby College 2
#121 Chapman University 1
#121 Temple University 1
LAC #25 Bates College 1
LAC #29 Harvey Mudd College 1
LAC #31 Kenyon College 2
LAC #33 Pitzer College 2
LAC #33 Scripps College 1
LAC #37 Bucknell University 1
LAC #37 Occidental College 1
LAC #39 Trinity College 1
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
LAC #60 Bard College 2
American University of Paris 1
Columbia College Chicago 1
Oberlin College 1
St. John's College 1
The New School College of Performing Arts 1
Union College 1
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Sports (Total 12)
Badminton
Basketball
Cross Country
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Badminton
Basketball
Cross Country
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Swimming
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
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Arts (Total 21)
Painting
Ceramics
Photography
Printmaking
Studio Art
Portfolio
Orchestra
Choir
Acting
Dance
Painting
Ceramics
Photography
Printmaking
Studio Art
Portfolio
Orchestra
Choir
Acting
Dance
Music
Sculpture
Mixed Media
Jazz
Performing
Theater
Photo
3D Art
Art
Multimedia
Scene Study
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs (Total 14)
Art History Club
Boutique Club
Chess Club (US)
Choreography Club
Civics Club
Classics Club
Crafts Club
Film Club
Jewish Culture Club
Microfinance Club
Art History Club
Boutique Club
Chess Club (US)
Choreography Club
Civics Club
Classics Club
Crafts Club
Film Club
Jewish Culture Club
Microfinance Club
Operation Gratitude Club
Spence Business Club
Spence Women in Agriculture and Gardening Club (SWAG)
Stock Market Club
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Basic Info
Year Founded: 1892
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation
Application Info
Deadline: 11/15
School Code:
SSAT: 7444
ISEE: 334060
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Brief Reviews (Total 3)
4.7/ 5
Detailed Reviews (Total 0)
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Q&A (Total 3)
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