Facts that Matter

Thacher At A Glance

Basics

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  • Founded

    1889
  • Acres of Land

    427
  • Days of Sunshine Annually

    269

New Students for Fall 2020

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  • Applications

    697
  • Applicants Admitted

    13%
  • Accepted Applicants Who Enrolled

    76%
  • Median SSAT (Total Percentile)

    84th

Class of 2020 SAT I Results For Middle 50 Percent

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  • Critical Reading

    650-730
  • Math

    645-790
  • Composite

    1265-1545

Class of 2020 ACT I Results For Middle 50 Percent

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  • Thacher Composite

    31
  • National Average

    20.8

2020-2021 Enrollment

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  • Boarding Students

    233
  • Day Students (non-faculty)

    26
  • States / Countries

    24 States / 9 Countries
  • International Students

    10%
  • Boarding Students Outside of California

    44%
  • Students of Color

    51%

Program

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  • 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

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  • Boarding Tuition (2020-2021)

    $64,700
  • Day Tuition (2020-2021)

    $49,800
  • Estimated Additional Expenses

    $1,500
  • Endowment

    $176,000,000

Financial Aid

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  • Students Receiving Aid

    29%
  • Average Award

    $55,969
  • Total Aid

    $3,973,800

Faculty

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  • Faculty

    60
  • Holding Advanced Degrees

    73.5%
  • 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.