Rancho Solano Preparatory School in AZ (2024)

Rancho Solano Preparatory School in AZ (1)

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6.11.2024

Experience the Rancho Solano difference even during summer vacation! While our halls may be quieter, it's the perfect time to explore our state-of-the-art facilities, meet our dedicated staff, and learn about our innovative programs. Book a tour this month to see why our school is the ideal place for your child's education. We look forward to showing you what makes our school special! Learn More

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About

(480) 646-8200

9180 E VIA DE VENTURA
SCOTTSDALE, AZ 85258

About Rancho Solano Preparatory School...

  • Boarding School
  • Elementary School
  • High School
  • IB Offered
  • Middle School
  • Preschool
  • Private
  • Arizona

Applying

Application Deadline

Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Application Fee

$100

Interview Required

Interview requirements for admission to the school. Please contact the school for more details.

Yes

Required/Recommended Tests

Tests that are either required or recommended for admission to the school. Please contact the school for more details.

ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition

$22,500

Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.

Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)

$53,000

Received Financial Aid

No data available

Average Financial Aid

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From Rancho Solano Preparatory School

Rancho Solano Preparatory School is a PreK-12 independent day and boarding school for high-achieving students. Students of all ages thrive within a stimulating and welcoming international learning community that offers a highly individualized education experience completely unique to the Arizona market. We cultivate in our students a passion to learn and the ingenuity to thrive in a global society. RSPS is the only private school in the greater Phoenix area to receive International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme authorization.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate

100%

Average SAT

Average SAT composite score out of 1600, as reported by Niche users from this school.

1230

35

responses

Average ACT

Average ACT composite score out of 36, as reported by Niche users from this school.

30

21

responses

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Popular Colleges

Niche users from this school are most interested in the following colleges.

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    Arizona State University

    47 Students

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    University of California - Los Angeles

    31 Students

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    University of Arizona

    24 Students

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    Boston University

    22 Students

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    New York University

    22 Students

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    Cornell University

    18 Students

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    Stanford University

    18 Students

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    University of San Diego

    18 Students

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    University of Southern California

    17 Students

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    Johns Hopkins University

    16 Students

More About Rancho Solano Preparatory School Academics

Why choose the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme?

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Established in 1968 in Geneva to promote world peace and understanding through education and international mindedness, the IB is recognized worldwide for its academic rigor. The IB develops inquiring, knowledgeable, caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

Culture & Safety

Poll

80%

of students agree that they feel safe at their school.10 responses

Poll

80%

of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.10 responses

Poll

What are your favorite school events or traditions?

Based on

24 responses

  • Spirit Week

    25%

  • Rancho Under the Stars

    17%

  • The Games

    17%

  • Band Concerts

    13%

  • Homecoming

    13%

  • Pep rallies

    13%

  • Food truck

    4%

Boarding

Students Boarding

The percentage of students who board at the school.

5%

Boarding Days Per Week

The number of days per week boarding is offered.

5-day, 7-day

Top Countries

The most represented countries at the school, excluding the United States.

Viet Nam, Brazil

International Boarding Students

The percentage of boarding students who are from outside the United States.

60%

Students

Diversity

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Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.

Students

900

91%

of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.11 responses

82%

of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.11 responses

64%

of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.11 responses

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Preschool

Annual Cost

$19,750

Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.

Starting Age

This is the earliest age students may enroll in educational preschool programming for the school.

2 years

Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio

The Student-Teacher Ratio for preschools is reported directly by the school.

8:1

Schedule Options

  • Offers Full Week

    Yes

  • Offers Part Week

    Yes

  • Offers Full Day

    Yes

  • Offers Part Day

    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio

Student-Teacher Ratio may not be indicative of class size. It is calculated using the reported number of students and full-time equivalent teachers.

10:1

National

17:1

Poll

69%

of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.13 responses

Poll

77%

of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.13 responses

Poll

62%

of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.13 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities

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Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.

Girls Athletic Participation

Very High

Boys Athletic Participation

High

69%

of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.13 responses

54%

of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.13 responses

69%

of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.13 responses

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