Facts that Matter

Thacher At A Glance

Basics

List of 3 items.

  • Founded

    1889
  • Acres of Land

    427
  • Days of Sunshine Annually

    269

New Students for Fall 2021

List of 4 items.

  • Applications

    897
  • Applicants Admitted

    9.8%
  • Accepted Applicants Who Enrolled

    80%
  • Median SSAT (Total Percentile)

    87%

Class of 2021 SAT I Results For Middle 50 Percent

List of 3 items.

  • Critical Reading

    670-730
  • Math

    680-750
  • Composite

    1400-1480

Class of 2021 ACT I Results For Middle 50 Percent

List of 2 items.

  • Thacher Composite

    31
  • National Average

    20.7

2021-2022 Enrollment

List of 6 items.

  • Boarding Students

    225
  • Day Students (non-faculty)

    15
  • States / Countries

    23 States / 10 Countries
  • International Students

    12%
  • Boarding Students Outside of California

    44%
  • Students of Color

    55%

Program

List of 6 items.

  • Camping Trips Offered

    62
  • Horses on Campus

    Approximately 120
  • Languages of Study

    French, Latin, Mandarin, Spanish
  • Off-Campus Study Programs

    School Year Abroad in China, France, and Spain; and The Maine Coast Semester.
  • Participation in Afternoon Activities

    100%
  • Sports Teams

    28

Finances

List of 4 items.

  • Boarding Tuition (2021-2022)

    $67,940
  • Day Tuition (2021-2022)

    $53,670
  • Estimated Additional Expenses

    $1,500
  • Endowment

    $206,000,000

Financial Aid

List of 3 items.

  • Students Receiving Aid

    32%
  • Average Award

    $56,900
  • Total Aid

    $4,775,000

Faculty

List of 4 items.

  • Faculty

    59
  • Holding Advanced Degrees

    72.2%
  • Median Years Of Teaching at Thacher

    11
  • Student-To-Teacher Ratio

    6.5:1
Notice of nondiscriminatory policy as to students: The Thacher School admits students of any race, color, national, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the School. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other School-administered programs.