Berkshire School is a co-ed college preparatory boarding school offering a rigorous academic course of study. Pioneering programs - such as Advanced Math/Science Research, Sustainability and Resource Management, and the Pro Vita Winter Session - coexist with advanced sections and AP offerings in all disciplines. Berkshire provides a range of artistic and athletic offerings supported by a state-of-the-art academic building and brand new facilities in athletics and the arts. In this extraordinary setting, students are encouraged to learn, in the words of the school motto, "not just for school, but for life."
Rooted in an inspiring natural setting, Berkshire School instills the highest standards of character and citizenship and a commitment to academic, artistic and athletic excellence. Our community fosters diversity, a dedication to environmental stewardship, and an enduring love for learning.
Pro Vita Non Pro Schola Discimus, "Learning- not just for school but for life."
Berkshire at a Glance
|Student Enrollment: 391
||Teaching Faculty: 65
|International Students: 18%
||Domestic Students of Color: 27%
|Languages Offered:4 (Chinese, French, Latin, Spanish)
||Faculty with Advanced Degrees: 54 (61%)
|Student to Faculty Ratio: 5:1
||A.P. Classes: 17
|Academic Courses Offered: 146
||Average Class Size: 12
|Interscholastic Teams: 49
||Interscholastic Sports: 27
|Colors: Green and Gray
|Athletics Conference: New England Prep School Athletic Council, District 4
|Financial Aid: $4.4 million
||Average F.A. Award: $40,574
|Plant Value: $190 million
Endowment: $112 million (as of 6/30/13)
|Boarding tuition/room/board for 2013-14: $52,150
Day tuition for 2013-14: $42,150