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 25%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade The Governors Academy Students 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

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 Solstice School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is North Shore Montessori School (2.2 miles away)
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  • RowleySolstice School
    Special Education School
    20 Bowlery Dr
    RowleyMA01969
    (978)948-2346
    Special Education School
    1.3 mi | 26 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • RowleyNorth Shore Montessori School
    Montessori School
    121 Wethersfield St
    RowleyMA01969
    (978)948-2237
    Montessori School
    2.2 mi | 4 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • IpswichCornerstones
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    35 Mitchell Rd
    IpswichMA01938
    (978)356-9321
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    4.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • NewburyportNewburyport KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    151 Low Street
    NewburyportMA01950
    (978)462-8152
    Daycare / Preschool
    4.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • NewburyportImmaculate Conception School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 Washington St
    NewburyportMA01950
    (978)465-7780
      (Roman Catholic)
    4.5 mi | 252 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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