Deerfield Academy

     Tel: (413)774-1400
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 630 students
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Deerfield Academy is an independent secondary school committed to high standards of scholarship, citizenship, and personal responsibility.
Through a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, extensive co-curricular program, and supportive residential environment, Deerfield encourages each student to develop an inquisitive and creative mind, sound body, and strong moral character.
Set in a historic village bounded by river, hills, and farms, Deerfield inspires reflection, study and play, abiding friendships, and a defining school spirit.
A vibrant, ethical community that embraces diversity, the Academy prepares students for leadership in a rapidly changing world that requires global understanding, environmental stewardship, and dedication to service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1797

Student Body

Total Students 630 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Deerfield Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 89%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 2020
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $52,615
Tuition Notes Boarding: $52,615 Day: $37,685
% on Financial Aid 35%
Acceptance Rate 16%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Pamela Safford
Admissions Associate Allison DiNardo

Sports

Total Sports Offered 22 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCrew,
Cross CountryCycling,
DanceDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Water PoloWrestling,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stoneleigh Burnham School (4.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Bement School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Center School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Deerfield
    The Bement School
    (Non-sectarian)
    94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-7061
    (Non-sectarian)
    0.3 mi | Gr. K-9 | 217 students                      
  • Deerfield
    271 Pine Nook Rd / P.O. Box #7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-7411
    All-boys
    1.2 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 253 students                      
  • Greenfield
    71 Montague City Rd
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)773-1700
    2.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 91 students                      
  • Greenfield
    Eagle Mountain School
    Special Education School (Non-sectarian)
    99 Thayer Road
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)773-1614
    Special Education School (Non-sectarian)
    3.5 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 11 students                      
  • Greenfield
    Holy Trinity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10 Beacon St
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)773-3831
    (Roman Catholic)
    3.7 mi | Gr. K-9 | 93 students                      

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