The Putney School

Putney, Vermont

General Information

Putney is a rural boarding school of 240 students with a progressive academic program, a working farm, a strong arts program, and required jobs for all students.

Programs

Field science program

This program includes classes in Complex Systems, Physiological Ecology, and Conservation Ecology, Astronomy. 

Farm program

Students will participate in wilderness activities, gardening activities, outdoor activities, and daily work in the dairy, small animal, and horse barns. For more information, see the Putney School website here.

Visual and Performing Arts Program

Students may participate in academic and evening classes in the arts.

Living Arrangements and Travel

Network students live in the dormitories with Putney students. Flights should be into Bradley Field in Hartford CT. Putney will arrange transport from there.

Application Procedure

Applicants should complete the Network Student Information form and return it to their Network Advisor. Proof of health insurance is required for accepted students. 

Dates

Individually arranged throughout the year.  See the School Calendar for vacation dates.

Download this information in PDF format here: PUTNEY.pdf


Advisor Name: Rebecca Speisman
Title: Assistant Dean of Students
Phone: (802) 387-6256
Email: rspeisman@putneyschool.org