Spence School
EMPLOYER PROFILE
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Founded by Clara B. Spence in 1892, The Spence School is an independent, college-preparatory day school for girls in Kindergarten through Grade 12, with separate campuses for the Middle / Upper and Lower Schools. Spence is located in Manhattan and has a long-standing reputation for academic excellence. Students come from the five boroughs of New York City as well as New Jersey and Connecticut. Spence is accredited by NYSAIS.

 General Information

  • Founded in 1892
  • Head of School Bodie Brizendine
  • All-girls K-12, independent college preparatory day school
  • Accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
  • 22 East 91st Street, housing Grades 5-12 (opened 1929)
  • 56 East 93rd Street, housing Grades K-4 (opened 2003)
  • 150,135 square feet of space
  • 50 Classrooms
  • 4 Science Labs
  • Math Lab
  • 6 Art Studios and an Art History Room
  • 2 Music Rooms
  • Computer Lab
  • Digital Media Lab
  • Photography Darkroom
  • 3 Gymnasiums and a Fitness Room
  • 2 Performance Spaces
  • 2 Dance Studios
  • 2 Libraries, nearly 25,000 volumes and subscriber access to online resources
  • Total Enrollment: 738
  • Lower School: 265
  • Middle School: 224
  • Upper School: 249
  • 18 students per class in Lower School
  • 14 students per class in Middle and Upper Schools
  • Grades K-2 have two teachers for each class
  • Middle and Upper School classes range from one-on-one tutorials, to seminars, to full classrooms
  • Over 30 Clubs and Activities available to Upper School students
  • 77 students live outside of Manhattan
  • 39% are students of color
  • Student/Faculty ratio is 6.24:1
  • 18.8% of students receive Financial Aid
  • 100% of the graduating seniors attend college
  • Total number of teachers: 127
  • 82% hold advanced degrees
  • 31.5% are teachers of color
  • Median of 16 years of teaching experience
  • Average years at Spence: 9.5
  • 20% Male
  • 80% Female
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    COMPANY INFORMATION
    Organization Name: Spence School
    Address 1: 22 East 91st Street
    Address 2:
    City, State, Zip: New York, New York  10128
     
    Type: Private
    Number of Students: 738
    Lowest Grade: k
    Highest Grade: 12
     
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