Meridian Academy

Tel: (617)277-1118
Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
Meridian Academy mentors students in a small, vibrant community to become creative, questioning, analytical learners and thoughtful, involved citizens.
Our curriculum incorporates the best practices from both progressive and traditional schooling, encouraging students to embrace the joys and challenges of lifelong discovery.
Students develop integrity, perseverance, compassion, courage, and a passion for learning and creating that they take with them to other places and stages of life.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
35%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Meridian Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 12 students
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,000
Tuition Notes Around half of Meridian Academy families receive financial aid support and we encourage all interested families to apply regardless of their ability to pay the tuition.
% on Financial Aid
50%
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School Reviews

Meridian is a great way to learn and have fun. I have grown as a student tremendously through-out my years at Meridian. Its unique learning environment and small classroom size makes it easier to get the attention from a teacher that you need. It's truly an incredible school filled with incredible people.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/16/16
Both of my sons have attended Meridian and have grown as creative, independent learners with tremendous initiative. The faculty are bright, enthusiastic and caring and students get lots of attention and are known well. Communication with parents is excellent. Students have an evening exhibition of their projects (papers, experiments, art work, etc.) three times a year so you can really see the quality of their work.
- Posted by Parent, 04/08/13

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The average private school tuition in Norfolk County, MA is $7,076 for elementary schools and $26,649 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Norfolk County, MA is 67% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).