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Welcome... And Thank You!

Since its founding in 1966, Sandia Prep has enjoyed more than five decades of loyal support from its alumni, current families, grandparents, parents of alumni, corporate and foundation partners, and friends in the community. Philanthropic support helps Sandia Prep maintain a diverse community of teachers and students who seek creativity, innovation, and achievement in all that they do. Thank you for demonstrating your belief in the mission of Sandia Prep through your generosity.
Your secure gift represents your commitment to our success today - and in the future. Make a gift today!

Each year, hundreds of alumni, grandparents, parents, teachers, trustees, and staff members make donations to Sandia Prep. These gifts have an immediate impact and benefit every Sandia Prep student. We invite you to learn more about our fundraising efforts and how you can help. Click here to learn more about Prep's Top 3 Fundraising Priorities.


Cornerstone: $25,000 or more

The Cabinet: $10,000 to $24,999

Leaders in Giving: $5,000 to $9,999

Founder's Circle: $2,500 to $4,999

Lion & Unicorn Society: $1,000 to $2,499

Benefactor: $500 to $999

Sundevil Club: $100 to $499

Friends: Up to $99


Those who contribute $500 or more to the Annual Fund are invited by the Head of School to a donor recognition gathering held each school year.


Sandia Prep is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Charitable gifts to the School are tax-deductible. Every donor receives a donation receipt for tax purposes.

Sandia Prep's Annual Fund operates from August 1, 2020, through July 31, 2021. You can commit to making a gift to the Annual Fund today and pay later. The School accepts pledge payments throughout the year, including monthly installments. Click here to fill out and submit a pledge form

Why isn't tuition alone sufficient to pay operating expenses?
Gifts to Sandia Prep help provide an exceptional educational experience for every student. While tuition covers approximately 90% of the School's operating revenue, your donations help bridge the gap between tuition income and the actual cost of a Sandia Prep education.
A few examples of how your gift helps Sandia Prep deliver our 5As to students:
$135 - Transportation for a geology field trip
$455 - Digital language system for our Modern Language Program
$80 - Practice bat for baseball
$88 - One team uniform
$25 - Tripod for a photography class
$70  - Theater production props
$121 - New instrument for Jazz Band
$85 - Robotics kit for SPACE (Prep's makerspace)
$1,400 - Equipment for the Outdoor Leadership Program
$500 - Helps sponsor a student's Senior Experience to a foreign country

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