The Governors Academy

Tel: (978)465-1763
Grades: 9-12 | 400 students

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 400 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Governors Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 20 courses

Finances and Admission

% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Peter Bidstrup

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Solstice School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Solstice School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Shore Montessori School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rowley
    Solstice School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 26 students
    1.3 miles
    20 Bowlery Dr
    Rowley, MA 01969
  • Rowley
    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
    2.2 miles
    121 Wethersfield St
    Rowley, MA 01969
  • Ipswich
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 5 students
    4.3 miles
    35 Mitchell Rd
    Ipswich, MA 01938
  • Newburyport
    Newburyport KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    4.4 miles
    151 Low St.
    Newburyport, MA 01950
  • Newburyport
    Grades: PK-8 | 263 students
    4.5 miles
    1 Washington St
    Newburyport, MA 01950

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Essex County, MA is $13,395 for elementary schools and $24,598 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Essex County, MA is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).