Stoneleigh Burnham School
Small School. Big World
Read a welcome statement from Head of School Sally Mixsell.
Our Mission Statement
What Our Students Think
Read what our Middle School students think about SBS.
SBS At a Glance
A quick look at Stoneleigh-Burnham in facts and figures.
SBS is positioning itself for the future.
Statement on Diversity
SBS is committed to a diverse educational environment.
Learn about our Board of Trustees.
SBS is the result of the merger of five girls’ schools.
School Policies & Handbooks
Use our Community Handbooks to learn helpful information and policies at SBS.
With dorms right above our classrooms, SBS feels like home.
Day Student Experience
Day students make up a little over 25% of the student body.
We are an intentionally global community.
A welcoming space for our community to share meals.
Weekends mean adventure at SBS.
A long-standing tradition of student-to-student support.
Student Support Systems
Many types of support are always available.
Faculty advisors support all aspects of student experience.
Our strong traditions help create community.
An all-school gathering that defines the meaning of community.
Clubs & Affinity Groups
Explore new passions outside the classroom.
Middle & Upper School students participate in some form of service.
Run by students, for students. StuCo meets once per week.
Values that our entire community stand behind.
Our girls learn on the cutting edge.
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Open Houses take place in October, November, January, and April. Join us – register online!
Want to be a Stoneleigh-Burnham girl? We’re eager to learn about you!
Our students come from over 18 countries around the world. All are active members of our community.
Tuition and Fees
Find the most current information on tuition and fees.
We offer a variety of need-based financial aid packages.
We offer three payment options to spread tuition payment over time.
Learn about our scholarships available to applicants.
Directions to SBS
Located in the Pioneer Valley of western MA, just two hours west of Boston & four hours north of NYC.
Schedule a Visit
Get to know us best by visiting our campus where you will discover our supportive community.
Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers (in many languages) to common questions about our school and application process.
Meet the Admissions Team
Our Admissions Team can’t wait to meet you and help answer any questions you may have.
Why All Girls?
We’re proud to be a girls’ school and know that our students have an advantage. Learn why.
Small class sizes provide a uniquely supportive environment so girls can take risks in their learning.
A progressive and student-centered middle school focused on how girls learn best.
We are the first and only girls’ school in New England to offer the International Baccalaureate.
Explore course offerings by department.
Support and guidance through the college application process.
A wealth of resources and support to help students engage with academic life at SBS.
The Academic Center offers targeted instruction in specific academic skills and strategies.
Summer at Stoneleigh-Burnham
Test Indoor Form
Stoneleigh-Burnham Indoor Equestrian Registration
Please use this form to register for Stoneleigh-Burnham winter show jumping open and series championships.
Name of Rider
Junior (under 18)
Address Line 2
State / Province / Region
ZIP / Postal Code
Antigua and Barbuda
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Central African Republic
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Congo, Republic of the
Northern Mariana Islands
Palestine, State of
Papua New Guinea
Saint Kitts and Nevis
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Sao Tome and Principe
Trinidad and Tobago
United Arab Emirates
Virgin Islands, British
Virgin Islands, U.S.
Trainer or Farm Name
November 5, 2016 (closing date 10/31)
December 10, 2016 (closing date 12/5)
January 14, 2017 (closing date 1/14)
February 11, 2017 (closing date 2/6)
Select the show you are registering for.
Class Registration and Payment
Class 1: 2'3" Clear Round (limited) w/discount
Class 1: 2'3" Clear Round (limited) after Closing Date
Class 2: 2'3" - 2'6" Add back
Class 3: 2'3: - 2'6" Series Class w/discount
Class 3: 2'3" - 2'6" Series Class after Closing Date
Class 4: 2'6" w/discount
Class 4: 2'6" after Closing Date
Class 5: 2'6" - 2'9" (add back)
Class 6: 2'9" - 3'0" w/discount
Class 6: 2'9" - 3'0" after Closing Date
Class 7: 2'9" - 3'0" Series Class w/discount
Class 7: 2'9" - 3'0" after Closing Date
Class 8: 3'0" - 3'3" w/discount
Class 8: 3'0" - 3'3" after Closing Date
Class 9: 3'0" - 3'3" Series Class w/discount
Class 9: 3'0" - 3'3" Series Class after Closing Date
Class 10: 3'6" w/discount
Class 10: 3'6" after Closing Date
Class 11: 3'6" - 3'9" Series Class w/discount
Class 11: 3'6" - 3'9" Series Class after Closing Date
All entries received on or before the Closing Date are eligible for a $5 discount per class, except for add back classes. Closing dates are as follows: Oct. 31 (November); Dec. 5 (December); Jan. 9 (January); Feb. 6 (February)
Pay by credit card
Pay by check
Pay by credit card now or mail a check, payable to Stoneleigh-Burnham School, with a printed copy of this entry form. Send checks to: Stoneleigh-Burnham School, attn: George Halkett, 574 Bernardston Road, Greenfield, MA 01301. Incomplete entries will not be considered.
Payment -- Boarding
Pay $60 for Overnight Stall
Pay $30 for Day Stall
Please refer to the posted Prize List for information on our policies. After entry date, stall fees are non-refundable. No stalls may be reserved without pre-payment.
Entry Agreement, Release and Assumption of Risk
Agreement by rider
Agreement by rider parent or legal guardian if under 18
I agree to abide by the rules of this competition as set forth by the management of this show. I understand that the show management has the right to modify, change, cancel, combine classes and class specifications, over rule, and/or make judgments over any discrepancies or issues that may arise during the competition. I agree to allow show management the use of my photos taken at this competition to be used in results, articles, promotional flyers, and etc. Under Massachusetts Law, Section 2D of Chapter 128 of the General Laws, "no participant or participant's representative shall make any claim against, maintain as action against, or recover from an equine activity sponsor, an equine professional or any other person for injury, loss, damage, or death of the participant resulting from any of the inherent risks of equine activities. I understand that EQUINE ACTIVITIES are potentially dangerous, and that I may be injured and/or lose or damage personal property as a result of participation in the program, lesson and/or competition. Therefore I ASSUME ALL RISKS RELATED TO THE ACTIVITIES including but not limited to: bodily injury of any nature whether severe or not, including but not limited to head trauma, joint trauma, broken bones, oral, eye or other facial injury, other musculoskeletal injury which may be temporary or permanent, including death, which may occur as a result of riding horses, contact with horses or equipment, physical surroundings or other riders and horses. I understand that injuries such as fractures, joint/muscle sprains and dislocations, and confusions are commonplace in sports. Every entry at a recognized show shall constitute as an agreement and affirmation that the person making it, along with owner, leasee, trainer, manager, agent, coach, driver, rider and the horse (1) shall be subject to the constitution and local rules of the show; (2) that every horse, rider and or driver is eligible as entered; (3) that the owner and any of his representatives are bound by the constitution and rules of the show and will accept as final the decision of the hearing committee on any question arising under said rules and agree to hold the show, the school, their officials, directors, and employees and volunteers harmless for any injury or loss resulted, directly or indirectly, from the negligent acts or omissions of said officials, directors, employees or agents of the show. By clicking the button below I indicate that I have read, understood, accept and freely signed this agreement, which shall take effect as a sealed instrument.
Name of Rider
I agree to the entry agreement
Name of Parent or Legal Guardian if rider is under 18
I agree to the entry agreement
Our Equestrian Center is on campus allowing girls to walk from class and their dorm rooms directly to the barn.
British Horse Society
Stoneleigh-Burnham is the only secondary school in the U.S. to offer British Horse Society Certification.
With teams that compete at both middle and upper school levels, our IEA Team boasts 4 National Championships.
Shows & Prize Lists
The Stonleigh-Burnham Equestrian Center hosts numerous shows throughout the year. Prize lists and registration information available.
Community Riding Lessons
Stoneleigh-Burnham offers riding lessons through our Community Riding Program for ages 6 years and up.
Meet the Equestrian Staff
Our equestrian instructors have the experience and know-how to coach riders at all levels.
Equestrian Wall of Fame
Our Wall of Fame honors and celebrates alumnae who have made significant contributions to the equestrian field.
Debate & Public Speaking Society
The Society is open to any girl interested and competes throughout New England as part of DANEIS.
Students in this course engage in debate and persuasive speaking intelligently and politely.
A Voice of Her Own Debate & Public Speaking Camp
Stoneleigh-Burnham offers a unique and dynamic summer debate experience for girls.
Directed by Ann Sorvino, our program combines academic rigor and intensive practice.
Diverse instrumental and vocal music offerings include Rock Band, Big Band, Chorus, and more.
Directed by Lucinda Kidder, the Theater Department produces a main stage play every winter.
Extensive visual arts offerings include IB Art, photography, weaving, graphic design, and more.
Three exhibitions featured every year. Exhibition submissions accepted on a rolling basis.
Alumnae in the Arts
Graduates of SBS have gone on to varied careers in the arts, from fashion design to dance.
Varsity Cross Country
Visiting Team Information
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