The MacDuffie School

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

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The MacDuffie School combines the qualities of a small boarding program with the academics, athletics, arts, and extracurricular opportunities found within a larger school environment. A rigorous, college-preparatory academic program, including honors and Advanced Placement courses, and cultural exchange in a close and welcoming family-like setting, characterize the true MacDuffie experience for day and boarding students alike. Rich traditions, such as Mountain Day and Winter Carnival, exemplify school spirit and unity between students and faculty.

66 School Street, Granby, Massachusetts, USA 01033
413-467-1061

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Director of Admission: Linda Keating
Admissions Phone:413-734-4971Fax:413-734-6693
Email: admissions@macduffie.org Website: www.macduffie.org


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

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  • Founded: 1890
  • Campus Size: 15 acres
  • Grades Offered: 6th-post-grad
  • Accredited by: NEASC, AISNE
Student Body
Boarding
Grades 9th-post-grad
Day
Grades 6th-post-grad
Total
Girls     0 0 0
Boys     0 0 0
Total     0 0 0

Tuition and Financial Aid
  • 7-Day Boarding: $47,250
  • 5-Day Boarding: $45,000
  • Day Tuition Fee: $24,500
  • Payment Plans: Offered
  • Need-Based Aid: Offered
  • Students Receiving Aid: 47.00%
  • Average Awarded: $12,500
School Finances
  • Merit Scholarships: Offered
  • Students Receiving Merit Scholarships: 5.00%
  • Average Merit Scholarship: $2,000
  • Current Endowment: $0
  • Per Student Endowment: $0
 
 

Average Class Size: 11

Full Time Teachers: 34

Teachers Holding Advanced Degrees: 71.00%

Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1

Number of AP Courses Offered: 10

Advanced/Enrichment Programs
  • AP Courses
  • Post Graduate Year
Support Programs
  • ESL: Intermediate
  • ESL: Advanced
English:
  • Classics
  • Honors
  • Literature
  • Journalism, Film Studies
History:
  • Classical History
  • European History
  • Honors
  • United States History
  • World History
  • 20th Century Conflict, Urban Studies
Foreign Languages:
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Latin
Religion/Philosophy:
  • Philosophy
  • Social Justice
  • Peace Studies
Humanities/Social Sciences:
Sciences:
  • Anatomy
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Health
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • Physiology
  • Interdisciplinar y Science
Math:
  • Algebra
  • Calculus
  • Honors Math
  • Geometry
  • Statistics
  • Trigonometry
  • Linear Algebra and Multivariable Calculus
Computer Studies:
  • Computer Applications
  • Computer Programming
  • Web Design
Music:
  • Choral Music
  • History of Jazz
  • History of Music
  • Music History
  • Music Theory
Performing/Visual Arts:
  • 3-D Design
  • Acting
  • Architecture
  • Art
  • Ballet
  • Dance
  • Design
  • Drama
  • Drawing
  • Fashion Design
  • Graphic Design
  • History of Theater
  • Journalism
  • Modern Dance
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Portfolio
  • Production
  • Public Speaking
  • Publications
  • Sculpture
  • Stagecraft
  • Studio Art
  • Theater Arts
Special Programs:
  • Community Service
  • Internships
  • Leadership
Distinctive or New Programs:
  • N/A
AP Courses Available:
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • English Language
  • English Literature
  • European History
  • French Language
  • French Literature
  • Latin Literature
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature
  • Statistics
  • US History
  • World History
 
 

Department Director: Dina Lyman

Dorm Life

Number of Dorms: 5

Average Students Per Dorm: 10

No. of Girls Dorms: 2

No. of Boys Dorms: 3

Dorm Amenities:
Game Room
 
Laundry Facilities 
Lounge 
 
 
 

Dress Code: Other

Student Life

Facilities

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

Clubs and Organizations

  • Amnesty International
  • Asian Club
  • Astronomy Club
  • Chess Club
  • Community Service
  • Computer Club
  • Debate Club
  • Diversity Club
  • Dorm Proctors
  • Environmental Club
  • Foreign Language Clubs
  • Gardening
  • Honor Council
  • International Clubs
  • Literary Magazine
  • Math Club
  • Model UN
  • Newspaper
  • Peer Counseling
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Photography
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Sexualities Club
  • Student Activities
  • Student Government
  • Student Publications
  • Yearbook
 
 

Summary:

Arts Department Director: Denise Boutin

Athletics Department Director: Susan Fischer

Arts
  • A Cappella Group
  • Chamber Ensemble
  • Choral Music
  • Dance
  • Drama Club
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • String Ensemble
  • Tech Crew
  • Theater
  • Choir
Interscholastic Sports
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross-Country Running
  • Dance
  • Field Hockey
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
Recreational Sports
  • Badminton
  • Dance
  • Skateboarding
  • Ultimate Frisbee
 
 

Department Director: Bill Morris

College Information

Percentage of Graduates Who Attend College: 100.00%

Colleges attended in the past 5 years by our graduates:

UMass, Amherst 7 graduates
New York University 5 graduates
Boston University 6 graduates
Clark University 4 graduates
Mount Holyoke College 4 graduates
Wheaton College 4 graduates
The George Washington University 4 graduates
Boston College 3 graduates
RPI 3 graduates
Simmons College 5 graduates
Williams College 2 graduates
Brandeis University 2 graduates

Middle Percentile of SAT Scores

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



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