Sun Valley Community School at a Glance
HEAD OF SCHOOL
Pre-kindergarten through twelve
From our campus to the wilderness, our mission is to inspire students to think critically, engage confidently, embrace challenges, and lead impactful, purposeful lives.
- Three campuses totaling 44 acres in the towns of Sun Valley and Ketchum, Idaho
- Sun Valley Community School’s main academic campus is located at One Community School Drive in Sun Valley, Idaho.
- Sports and Outdoor Program facilities are located at the Dumke Family Sagewillow Campus at 1 Arrowleaf Road, Sun Valley, Idaho.
- Our boarding program and campus hub are located at Rufus M. Brown Hall, at 280 Northwood Way, Ketchum, Idaho.
BY THE NUMBERS
- Total student enrollment 2017-18: 390
- Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
- Faculty holding advanced degrees: 20
- Tuition 2019-20
- Tuition Assistance: 37%
- Countries represented in our boarding program since its inception: 11
- 100% parent and faculty participation in the Annual Fund
- 100 percent of Sun Valley Community School students who apply are accepted for admission to college.
- 80 percent of Sun Valley Community School students who apply are accepted into their first or second choice college.
- 79 percent of Upper School students participate in competitive athletics, including: boys' and girls' soccer, girls' volleyball, cross-country running, basketball, golf, track and field, and tennis.
- Individual students participate in figure skating, hockey, lacrosse, mountain biking, equestrian events, and more.
- 40 percent of Upper School students compete as skiers or snowboarders.