Fontbonne Academy

930 Brook Road
Milton, MA 02186-0218
Tel: (617)615-3014
Grades: 9-12 | 330 students
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As rigorous as the studies at Fontbonne can be, students never miss an opportunity for a good-natured laugh.  Campus is alive with peace and joy.
Fontbonne Academy, sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston, is a Catholic, college preparatory high school for young women.
Mission Fontbonne Academy fosters Gospel values and educational excellence.
This inclusive community embraces diversity in many forms.
Through the values of respect, responsibility, reconciliation and reverence, Fontbonne Academy promotes growth in spirituality, scholarship, and leadership of young women in the changing world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1954

Student Body

Total Students 330 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Fontbonne Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size 18 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki skirt or pants with school polo shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,600
Tuition Notes Students may apply for financial aid between Nov. 1 and December 31
Admissions Director Mrs. Christin Schow '01
Admissions Associate Mrs. Maureen Greenwood

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Equestrian, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingEquestrian,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ambassadors, Association for Diversity in Action, Best Buddies, Cooking Club, Dance Club, Drama Club, Environmental Club, Equestrian Service Club, French Honor Society, Game Club, Gospel Choir, International Club, Literary Magazine, Model United Nations, National Honor Society, Peer Education, Peer Mentors, S.A.D.D., Select Chorus/Jazz Choir, Service Club, Spanish Honor Society, Student Council, Stylus, Technology Club, Yearbook Ambassadors, Best Buddies, Cooking Club, Dance Club, Drama Club, Game Club, Gospel Choir, Peer Education, Peer Mentors, S.A.D.D., Service Club, Stylus, Yearbook, Association for Diversity in Action,
Environmental Club,
Equestrian Service Club,
French Honor Society,
International Club,
Literary Magazine,
Model United Nations,
National Honor Society,
Select Chorus/Jazz Choir,
Spanish Honor Society,
Student Council,
Technology Club,

School Notes

  • One hundred percent of Fontbonne graduates are accepted to college. Twenty percent of the student population is eligible for National Honor Society.
  • Our fine arts program allows students to express themselves through music, drama, and art. A Wellness Center provides personal training, nutrition counseling and stress management tools to students, and provides access to workout equipment before, during and after school. In addition to Fontbonne's strong curriculum, tailored curriculum offerings are available to students through the Virtual High School program run through the school. Eight-five percent of the student population is engaged in extra-curricular activities. A popular service program attracts many students.

Profile last updated: 05/28/2015

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