Northfield Mount Hermon School

An international leader among college preparatory boarding schools, Northfield Mount Hermon offers a rigorous academic program, leadership opportunities, diversity of community, and the best of the traditional and innovative in education.
NMH enrolls 665 boarding and day students in grades 9 to 12 and postgraduate.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1879

Student Body

Total Students 650 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 25%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
66%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 23 courses
Average SAT score 1854
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,700
Tuition Notes Day school tuition costs $34,200
% on Financial Aid
31%
Average Financial Aid Grant $36,275
Acceptance Rate
56%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Claude Anderson
Admissions Associate Naomi Levine

Sports

Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. AASA: Asian American Students Association, AIMS: Association in the Interest of a Multicultural School, Amnesty International, Animal Right Alliance, Artists Activists Alliance, COLAS, Campus Republicans, Christian Fellowship, Debate Club, Film Club, GEECS: Guild of Electrical Engineers, HBH: Homo-Hetero-Bisexual Alliance, International Circle of Sisters, Jewish Student Alliance, MOCA: Men of Color Alliance, Mandala, Martial Arts Club, Muslim Student Association, Paintball Club, Swing Dance Club, Tae Kwon Do, The Gamers Guild, Ultimate Frisbee, Video Gaming, WNMH Radio COLAS, Debate Club, Film Club, Mandala, Paintball Club, Tae Kwon Do, Video Gaming, WNMH Radio, AASA: Asian American Students Association,
AIMS: Association in the Interest of a Multicultural School,
Amnesty International,
Animal Right Alliance,
Artists Activists Alliance,
Campus Republicans,
Christian Fellowship,
GEECS: Guild of Electrical Engineers,
HBH: Homo-Hetero-Bisexual Alliance,
International Circle of Sisters,
Jewish Student Alliance,
MOCA: Men of Color Alliance,
Martial Arts Club,
Muslim Student Association,
Swing Dance Club,
The Gamers Guild,
Ultimate Frisbee,
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The average private school tuition in Franklin County, MA is $40,605 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Franklin County, MA is 55% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).