Concord Academy

Concord, Massachusetts, USA view map
Co-Ed, No Religious Affiliation

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The individuality, diversity, and quality of Concord Academy's faculty and student body make it an exceptional place to live and learn. Life at this boarding and day school is creative and inquisitive; the people are impassioned and involved. The school is academically demanding. Students participate in a range of artistic, athletic, and extracurricular activities. Large enough to offer 368 students a comprehensive program, it is small enough to provide a caring community. Set in an historic town near Boston, Concord Academy is a vibrant community enhanced by its culturally rich environment.

166 Main Street, Concord, Massachusetts, USA 01742
978-402-2200

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Director of Admission: Marie Myers
Admissions Phone:978-402-2250Fax:978-402-2250
Email: admissions@concordacademy.org Website: www.concordacademy.org


  • Application Deadline: January 15
  • Application Fee: $50
  • International Application Fee: $100
  • Accept TABS Admission Application: Yes

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  • Founded: 1922
  • Campus Size: 39 acres
  • Grades Offered: 9th-12th
  • Accredited by: NEASC
Student Body
Boarding
Grades 9th-12th
Day
Grades 9th-12th
Total
Girls     85 113 198
Boys     73 108 181
Total     158 221 379

Tuition and Financial Aid
  • 7-Day Boarding: $52,200
  • 5-Day Boarding: N/A
  • Day Tuition Fee: $42,200
  • Payment Plans: Offered
  • Need-Based Aid: Offered
  • Students Receiving Aid: 24.00%
  • Average Awarded: $41,951
School Finances
  • Merit Scholarships: Not Offered
  • Students Receiving Merit Scholarships: 0.00%
  • Average Merit Scholarship: $0
  • Current Endowment: $56,000,000
  • Per Student Endowment: $150,000
 
 

Average Class Size: 12

Full Time Teachers: 34

Teachers Holding Advanced Degrees: 87.00%

Student/Teacher Ratio: 6/1

Advanced/Enrichment Programs
Support Programs
  • College Counseling
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Study Skills Assistance
  • Subject Tutoring
  • Technology Center
  • Writing Center
English:
  • Classics
  • Creative Writing
  • Honors
  • Literature
  • Playwriting
  • Poetry
History:
  • Asian History
  • Classical History
  • European History
  • Honors
  • United States History
  • World History
Foreign Languages:
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Latin
Religion/Philosophy:
  • The Bible
  • Philosophy
  • Social Justice
Humanities/Social Sciences:
Sciences:
  • Anatomy
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Science
  • Ecology
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Health
  • Marine Biology
  • Meteorology
  • Oceanography
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
Math:
  • Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Functions
  • Honors Math
  • Geometry
  • Probability
  • Statistics
  • Trigonometry
Computer Studies:
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Science
  • Multimedia
  • Web Design
Music:
  • Band
  • Choral Music
  • Composition
  • History of Music
  • Individual Instructions
  • Music History
  • Music Theory
  • Orchestra
  • Recording
  • Voice
Performing/Visual Arts:
  • 3-D Design
  • Acting
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Ceramics
  • Choreography
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Directing
  • Drama
  • Drawing
  • Fiber Arts
  • Film and Video
  • History of Theater
  • Journalism
  • Lighting Design
  • Modern Dance
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Publications
  • Sculpture
  • Silkscreen
  • Television Production
  • Textiles
  • Theater Arts
Special Programs:
  • Community Service
  • Independent Study
  • Semester/Year Off-Campus
  • Study Abroad:
Distinctive or New Programs:
  • N/A
AP Courses Available:
 
 

Department Director: Anne Bailey

Dorm Life

Number of Dorms: 6

Average Students Per Dorm: 25

No. of Girls Dorms: 3

No. of Boys Dorms: 3

Dorm Amenities:
 
Laundry Facilities 
Lounge 
Wireless Internet 
 
 

Dress Code: Casual

Student Life

Facilities

  • Basketball court(s)
  • Fitness Center
  • Technology Center
  • Volleyball court(s)
  • Indoor basketball court(s)

Clubs and Organizations

  • Amnesty International
  • Animal Rights Club
  • Asian Club
  • Classics Club
  • Community Service
  • Computer Club
  • Debate Club
  • Diversity Club
  • Dorm Proctors
  • Drama Club
  • Environmental Club
  • Foreign Language Clubs
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • International Clubs
  • Investment Club
  • Jewish Student Org
  • Literary Magazine
  • Math Club
  • Model UN
  • Newspaper
  • Outing Club
  • Peer Counseling
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Photography
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Sailing Club
  • Science Bowl
  • Sexualities Club
  • Student Activities
  • Student Government
  • Student Publications
  • Student Radio Station
  • Yearbook
  • Young Democrats
  • Young Republicans
 
 

Summary:

Arts Department Director: Amy Spencer

Athletics Department Director: Jenny Brennan

Arts
  • A Cappella Group
  • Art Club
  • Audiovisual Club
  • Chamber Choir
  • Chamber Ensemble
  • Chamber Orchestra
  • Choral Music
  • Dance
  • Drama Club
  • Improvisation Group
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Rock Band
  • String Ensemble
  • Tech Crew
  • Theater
Interscholastic Sports
  • Alpine Ski Racing
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross-Country Running
  • Field Hockey
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Sailing
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Squash
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
Recreational Sports
  • Canoeing
  • Dance
  • Fencing
  • Kayaking
  • Martial Arts
  • Tennis
  • Weight Lifting
 
 

Department Director: Kate Peltz

College Information

Percentage of Graduates Who Attend College: 100.00%

Colleges attended in the past 5 years by our graduates:

Tufts University 22 graduates
Brown University 14 graduates
Columbia University 11 graduates
New York University 14 graduates
Connecticut College 12 graduates
Yale University 12 graduates

Middle Percentile of SAT Scores

25th percentile 75th percentile
Critical Reading NA NA
Mathematics NA NA
Writing NA NA



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