Bearley School in New York
TYPE: All -girls school, college preparatory school
GRADES: K-12, Approx. 700 students
LOCATION: 610 East 83rd Street, New York, NY 10028
TUITION: for 2011-2012 school year is approx. $37,000
In the fall of 2004, the school incorporated the use of iPods in languages classes.
A low student-to-faculty ratio: 6:1.
In classes 9 and 10, courses operate on a pattern of mingled forty-,sixty or eighty-minute periods.
Very good at athletics including track, soccer, basketball, tennis, badminton and volleyball.
Among the notable alumnae are: Caroline Kennedy, Ruth Messinger and Kyra Sedgwick.