Just the Facts

  • Founded 1927
  • Co-educational pre-kindergarten through grade eight
  • Just 10 miles from Boston
  • 27 local communities represented from Andover to Woburn
  • Accredited by the Association of Independent Schools of New England (AISNE)
  • Number of students: 280 students enrolled in 2018-19; 136 boys and 144 girls
  • 35% of students identify as students of color
  • Number of full- and part-time faculty, staff, and associate teachers: 89
  • Faculty and staff hold membership or leadership roles in 15 professional organizations including: National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS); Elementary School Heads Association (ESHA); International Society for Technology Education (ISTE); National Business Officers Association (NBOA); National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE); National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM); National Employment Minority Network (NEMNET);  Massachusetts Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (MAPERD); Council for Advancement of Schools in Education (CASE); and American Camp Association (ACA)
  • 83% of faculty have an advanced degree
  • Student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1
  • Campus sits on 11 acres of land
  • Robust after school program and enrichment classes offering 25 options each year
  • 11-week summer program and February and April vacation week camps that enroll over 550 children annually

School Hours

Program Mondays to Thursdays Fridays
Pre-kindergarten 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Kindergarten to
Grade 4
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Grade 5 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Grades 6 to 8 8 am to 4:30 p.m. 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Early Birds - Library
(Pre-k to Grade 5)
7:30 to 8:10 a.m. 7:30 to 8:10 a.m.
Early Birds - Gym
(Pre-k to Grade 5)
7:50 to 8:10 a.m. 7:50 to 8:10 a.m.
Extended Day for
Pre-k
12:30 to 3:30 p.m. N/A
After School
(Pre-k to Grade 5)
3:30 to 5:45 p.m. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. (or 5:45 p.m.)
After School
(Grades 6 to 8)
4:30 to 5:45 p.m. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. (or 5:45 p.m.)