Overview

At Springside Chestnut Hill Academy we educate students to be innovative leaders, breakthrough thinkers, and imaginative problem solvers. We challenge students to learn in powerful new ways, engage in active inquiry, hone skills of creative and analytic thinking, and celebrate the joy of discovery. Through a rigorous college-preparatory program grounded in project- and passion- based learning, we prepare our students for their future as active learners and responsible global citizens. Blending the best of single-sex education and co-education, we empower and prepare our young men and women to meet challenges with courage, integrity, and respect.
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Springside Chestnut Hill Academy With Reviews, Requirements 2024 | FindingSchool

A Day
A- Matriculation
B+ Academics
A+ Extracurricular activities
A+ Community
B Reviews
A+ Int. student mgmt

Day S. Grades: K-12
Co-ed
Urban
ESL: No
Day S. Tuition: $47,900
# of Students: 1,210
Teacher:Student: 1:8%
International Student: 3%
AP Courses: 14
Endowment: $38,843/stu.
Faculty w/ adv. degree: 73%
SAT: 1250/1600
IB: No
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Matriculation

Ranking University/College Students
#1 Princeton University 3
#3 Stanford University 1
#3 Yale University 3
LAC #1 Williams College 1
#6 University of Chicago 3
#7 Johns Hopkins University 5
#7 University of Pennsylvania 27
#10 Duke University 2
LAC #2 Amherst College 2
#12 Dartmouth College 3
#13 Brown University 2
#13 Vanderbilt University 2
#15 Washington University in St. Louis 2
#17 Cornell University 5
#18 Columbia University 1
#18 University of Notre Dame 2
LAC #4 Swarthmore College 1
#22 Carnegie Mellon University 4
#22 Emory University 2
#22 Georgetown University 2
#25 New York University 5
#25 University of Michigan 5
#25 University of Southern California 4
#25 University of Virginia 1
LAC #5 Wellesley College 1
#29 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 4
#29 Wake Forest University 4
LAC #6 Bowdoin College 1
LAC #6 United States Naval Academy 1
#32 Tufts University 1
#32 University of California: Santa Barbara 2
#34 University of California: San Diego 1
#36 Boston College 4
#36 University of Rochester 1
#38 University of California: Davis 1
#38 University of Wisconsin-Madison 1
#41 Boston University 2
#44 Brandeis University 3
#44 Georgia Institute of Technology 2
#44 Northeastern University 9
#44 Tulane University 4
#51 Lehigh University 6
#51 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 4
#51 Spelman College 3
#51 Villanova University 6
#55 Rhodes College 2
#55 University of Miami 9
#55 University of Washington 1
LAC #11 Middlebury College 1
LAC #11 Washington and Lee University 2
#62 George Washington University 5
#62 Syracuse University 11
#62 University of Pittsburgh 16
#62 Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 4
LAC #13 Smith College 2
LAC #13 Vassar College 1
#67 University of Connecticut 1
#67 University of Massachusetts Amherst 2
#70 Virginia Military Institute 2
#72 American University 5
#72 Fordham University 3
#72 Hobart and William Smith Colleges 5
#72 Indiana University Bloomington 4
#72 North Carolina State University 1
#72 Southern Methodist University 2
LAC #15 Davidson College 1
LAC #15 Grinnell College 2
LAC #15 Hamilton College 2
#76 College of Wooster 1
#76 Muhlenberg College 3
#77 Clemson University 5
#83 Marquette University 1
#85 Washington College 2
#89 Colorado School of Mines 1
#89 Elon University 9
#89 Howard University 8
#89 University of Delaware 1
#89 Ursinus College 9
LAC #18 Barnard College 3
LAC #18 Colgate University 2
LAC #18 Haverford College 4
LAC #18 University of Richmond 5
LAC #18 Wesleyan University 3
#94 Hampden-Sydney College 1
#94 Lewis & Clark College 1
Auburn University 1
#97 Clark University 1
#97 University of Illinois at Chicago 1
#105 Drexel University 16
#105 Miami University: Oxford 1
#105 University of Denver 1
#111 Drew University 1
#111 Susquehanna University 1
#115 Fairfield University 1
#115 Loyola University Chicago 2
#115 University of South Carolina: Columbia 7
Arizona State University 5
#121 Temple University 12
#121 University of Vermont 4
LAC #25 Bates College 2
#127 Thomas Jefferson University: East Falls 3
LAC #27 Colorado College 6
#137 Seton Hall University 2
#137 University of Alabama 3
#151 Duquesne University 1
#151 James Madison University 2
LAC #31 Kenyon College 1
#166 Quinnipiac University 1
#176 Catholic University of America 1
LAC #36 Mount Holyoke College 2
#182 Belmont University 1
#182 University of Louisville 1
#182 University of Rhode Island 2
LAC #37 Bucknell University 7
LAC #37 Occidental College 1
LAC #39 Denison University 1
LAC #39 Lafayette College 6
LAC #39 Trinity College 2
#202 Florida Institute of Technology 1
#202 La Salle University 2
#202 Springfield College 1
#212 Washington State University 1
#219 Hampton University 1
#219 Misericordia University 1
#219 Sacred Heart University 1
#219 University of Maine 1
#219 University of North Carolina at Charlotte 1
#219 Widener University 2
#234 Georgia State University 1
#234 Pace University 1
#234 University of Hartford 1
#250 West Chester University of Pennsylvania 13
LAC #51 Dickinson College 6
#263 Florida Atlantic University 1
LAC #55 Connecticut College 1
LAC #60 Bard College 1
LAC #61 Gettysburg College 3
#317 Morgan State University 5
Arcadia University 1
ave maria university 1
Babson College 5
Berklee College of Music 1
binghamton university, state university of new york 1
California Polytechnic State University: San Luis Obispo 1
California University of Pennsylvania 1
Chestnut Hill College 5
Coastal Carolina University 1
College of Charleston 8
Columbia College Chicago 1
Delaware State University 3
Elizabethtown College 1
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: Worldwide Campus 1
Fairleigh Dickinson University: College at Florham 2
Florida Gulf Coast University 1
Franklin & Marshall College 4
Georgian Court University 1
High Point University 4
Holy Family University 2
hult international business school 2
Ithaca College 4
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania 1
Le Moyne College 1
Loughborough University 1
Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 1
Loyola University Maryland 2
Lynn University 2
Maryland Institute College of Art 1
McGill University 1
Millersville University of Pennsylvania 4
Monmouth University 3
Montgomery County Community College 1
Moravian College 4
Morehead State University 1
Neumann University 1
Oberlin College 3
Ohio State University: Columbus Campus 3
Penn State Abington 3
Penn State Altoona 1
Penn State University Park 44
Providence College 1
Rider University 1
Rollins College 1
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 1
Saint Joseph's University 6
School of the Art Institute of Chicago 1
Siena College 2
Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 1
St. Augustine College 1
St. John's University 1
The King's College 1
The New School College of Performing Arts 3
Union College 1
United States Merchant Marine Academy 1
United States Military Academy 1
University of Colorado Boulder 6
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2
University of Maryland: Baltimore 2
University of Maryland: College Park 7
University of Maryland: Eastern Shore 1
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown 1
University of Tampa 1
University of Tennessee: Knoxville 1
Wagner College 1
Woodbury University 1
Xavier University of Louisiana 1
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AP Courses

(Total 14)
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
English Literature and Composition
Statistics
United States History
Chemistry
United States Government and Politics
English Language and Composition
Art History
Biology
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
English Literature and Composition
Statistics
United States History
Chemistry
United States Government and Politics
English Language and Composition
Art History
Chinese Language and Culture
French Language and Culture
Spanish Language and Culture
Physics C: Mechanics
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Sports

(Total 16)
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Field Hockey
American Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Baseball
Basketball
Crew
Cross Country
Field Hockey
American Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Squash
Tennis
Track and Field
Volleyball
Wrestling
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Extracurricular Activities and Clubs

(Total 50)
Black Student Union
Eco Club
Honor Council
Model UN
Players
Robotics
Student Ambassadors
Chess
Fashion
French
Black Student Union
Eco Club
Honor Council
Model UN
Players
Robotics
Student Ambassadors
Chess
Fashion
French
Voices
Cappies
Community Council
Events Council
Gay Straight Alliance
Math Peer Tutors
Mock Trial
"PUB:" Pop-Up Poetry
Service Council
Spanish Club
Student Council
Student Facilitators
Yearbook
Alliance Group
Art Board
Anime
ASL
Book Club
Bouldering
Boys 2 Men
Campus Lantern
Chinese Student Club
Clay
Conspiracy Theory
Current Events
Dungeons and Dragons
E&B
Head Space
Investment
Jewish Cultural Club
Multicultural
My Melanin Sisters
Odyssey of the Mind
Philosophy
Ping-Pong
SAGE
SCH FANS
SCH Sitters
Spikeball
Young Republicans
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Arts

(Total 22)
Chamber Choir
Chorus
Jazz
Music
Music Production
Playwriting
Production
Theater
Animation
Ceramics
Chamber Choir
Chorus
Jazz
Music
Music Production
Playwriting
Production
Theater
Animation
Ceramics
Digital Photography
Drawing
Graphic Design
Painting
Photography
Photography Portfolio
Portfolio
Printmaking
Sculpture
Video Production
Woodworking
Design
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Basic Info

Year Founded: 1861
Campus Size: 62 acres
Religious Affiliation: No Religious Affiliation

Application Info

Deadline: Rolling
Interview: Skype
Other Accepted Scores: ISEE
School Code:
SSAT: 7450
ISEE: 393285

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Brief Reviews

(Total 12)
4.7/ 5

Detailed Reviews

(Total 2)
4.5 / 5 Overall
4.5 / 5 Academics
4.0 / 5 Campus
3.8 / 5 Student Life
3.8 / 5 Athletic&Art
3.5 / 5 Transportation

Q&A

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Frequently Ask Questions about Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

Tell me a bit about Springside Chestnut Hill Academy.
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is Co-ed private day school located in Pennsylvania, US. It was founded 1861 , and currently has about 1210 students, 3.01% of whom are international students.

For more official information, please visit https://www.sch.org/page.
Does Springside Chestnut Hill Academy have rigorous academic requirements?
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is offering 14 AP courses.

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy also have 73% of faculties whose degrees are master and above.
Where do Springside Chestnut Hill Academy students typically go for their colleges?
Based on the most recent matriculation data, 6.93% go to top 50 US universities and colleges*, 11.02% go to top 25, and about 7.09% go to Harvard, Yale, Princeton, Stanford and MIT.

*Ranking is based on the 2024 US News College Ranking.
What is the application requirement for Springside Chestnut Hill Academy?
Similar to most private schools in the US, Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s typical admission requirements include school transcript, recommendation letter, application essay, and interview (often optional, but highly recommended).
What is the latest tuition for Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s Co-ed student?
The total fee for Springside Chestnut Hill Academy in 2024 is $47,900, which typically includes tuition, boarding fee, student management fee and a few other fees associated with managing international students.

For more information, please contact school’s admission team at drauch@sch.org .
Where is Springside Chestnut Hill Academy located?
Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is located in the State of Pennsylvania of USA. The closest major city is Philadelphia, which is about 7 miles away from school. Most families can choose Philadelphia International Airport to travel in and out of school.
How popular is Springside Chestnut Hill Academy on FindingSchool network?
Based on FindingSchool monthly traffic data as well as onsite search record, Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is among the most popular schools, within top 127 for all schools on FindingSchool.

Also Springside Chestnut Hill Academy has been favorited by 207 users.
How to start with an application with Springside Chestnut Hill Academy?
The first stop is to carefully review the school profile on FindingSchool to learn more about Springside Chestnut Hill Academy. Most of them are directly provided by the school.

Also it is highly recommended to visit Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s official site: https://www.sch.org/page or call them at 215-247-7200.
Please share a few nearby schools that are close to Springside Chestnut Hill Academy?
Yes, here are few: Chestnut Hill Academy, The Crefeld School and Project Learn School.

The closest major city is Philadelphia. You can find out more schools near Philadelphia here.
What is the FindingSchool rating for Springside Chestnut Hill Academy?
The overall rating for Springside Chestnut Hill Academy is A.

The section ratings of Springside Chestnut Hill Academy are:
A- for Matriculation
B+ for Academics
A+ for Extracurriculum
A+ for Community
B for Students and Parents reviews
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