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Common Questions

Each year OES enrolls approximately 100 new students. We typically have 18 openings in Pre-K, 30 openings in Kindergarten, 13 openings in grade 6, 20-25 openings in grade 9, and 2-5 openings for boarding students in grades 10-12. Openings in other grades are dependent upon re-enrollment of current students. Below are responses to many of the frequently asked questions.

FOUNDED: 1869

WHO WE ARE:
Independent, co-educational, day and boarding

GRADES:
Pre-K to Grade 12

AVERAGE ENROLLMENT:
870, including 60 boarding students

STUDENT-TO-FACULTY RATIO: 7:1

AVERAGE CLASS SIZE: 16

FLEXIBLE TUITION:
20% of students pay reduced tuition

CAMPUS:
59 wooded acres with two wetland areas, ropes course, nature trails, greenhouse, gardens, and multiple indoor and outdoor athletic facilities