The Governors Academy

Tel: (978)465-1763

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1763

Student Body

Total Students 397 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Governors Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 20 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 1205%
Admissions Director Peter Bidstrup

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Solstice School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornerstones (4.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cornerstones (4.4 miles away)
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  • Rowley Solstice School
    Special Education School
    20 Bowlery Dr
    Rowley , MA , 01969
    (978)948-2346
    Special Education School
    1.3  mi  |  35  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Ipswich Cornerstones    
    Special Education School
    35 Mitchell Rd
    Ipswich , MA , 01938
    (978)356-9321
    Special Education School
    4.4  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • Newburyport Newburyport KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    151 Low Street
    Newburyport , MA , 01950
    (978)462-8152
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Newburyport
    Immaculate Conception School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1 Washington St
    Newburyport , MA , 01950
    (978)465-7780
    (Roman Catholic)
    4.5  mi  |  256  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Newburyport
    Newburyport Montessori School
    Montessori School
    20 Pleasant St
    Newburyport , MA , 01950
    (978)462-7165
    Montessori School
    4.5  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  K

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