Glen Urquhart School

Tel: (978)927-1064
Grades: K - 8 | 215 students
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Glen Urquhart School, originally the North Shore Middle School, was founded in 1977 by Lynne Warren.
The impetus for the founding of the school was a desire to provide a kind of education that goes beyond traditional schooling and aims at integration of intellectual, creative and aesthetic learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Glen Urquhart School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

Glen Urquhart School is an independent, co-educational, day school for kindergarten through eighth grade, located in Beverly Farms, MA. Glen Urquhart School integrates a challenging academic curriculum with signature arts and community service programs. With two fully credentialed teachers in every lower school classroom, Glen Urquhart students thrive in an atmosphere of individualized support. In addition to the small student-teacher ratio of 7.3:1, the 230 students benefit from a nature trail, an outdoor classroom, and a greenhouse on the 23-acre campus. At Glen Urquhart, students learn to work collaboratively, communicate effectively, solve problems creatively, and act responsibly in their pursuit of academic excellence and good character.

Profile last updated: 04/15/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Landmark School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cape Ann Waldorf School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cape Ann Waldorf School (0.5 miles away)
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    Beverly, MA 01915
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  • Prides Crossing
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    0.7 miles
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    Prides Crossing, MA 01965
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  • Manchester
    Grades: PK-8 | 403 students
    1.1 miles
    One Brookwood Road
    Manchester, MA 01944
    (978)526-4500
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    403
  • Beverly
    Grades: 6-12 | 152 students
    1.6 miles
    35 Standley Street
    Beverly, MA 01915
    (978)927-8793
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    152
  • Beverly
    Grades: NS-8 | 216 students
    2.5 miles
    243 Essex Street
    Beverly, MA 01915
    (978)922-1008
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