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Education Guide

Sanford School

Mark J. Anderson, Head of School

  • Independent School

Essential Information

6900 Lancaster Pike, PO Box 888
Hockessin, DE 19707


Rigorous academics are coupled with exceptional athletics, as well as technology, visual and performing arts, and world languages. With new upper school classes, there is a focus on sustainability and environmental stewardship.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.sanfordschool.org

Select State: DE

County: New Castle

Grades of School:

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 577

Students per teacher: 12:1

Tuition: $11,000-$23,200

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: Mac lab in radio studio

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: 16

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): 595/593/598

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: French-PS; Latin-PS; Spanish-PS

Extracurriculars offered:
Community service
Instrumental music
Visual arts
Vocal music

HS Short Description: Rigorous academics; exceptional athletics, technology, visual & performing arts, world languages. Focus on environmental stewardship. Support for moderate learning differences.

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Some special needs accommodated>: yes

Summer program?: yes