Lawrence Academy

Po Box 992, 26 Powderhouse Road,
Groton, MA, 01450-0145
     Tel: (978)448-6535
Grades: 9 - 12 | 400 students
The aim of Lawrence Academy is to help students to learn and to develop a sense of identity.
Young men and women need to understand the world, to determine who they are, and to establish a healthy set of values.
Through their studies, students work to acquire knowledge and master the academic skills that are essential for success in college.
The faculty and curriculum are dedicated to developing the students' capacity for creative and independent thought.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1793

Student Body

Total Students 400 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Lawrence Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $54,750
Tuition Notes Day $42,130
Admissions Director Rob Olsen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Wrestling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Groton School (5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Country Day School Of The Holy Union (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Country Day School Of The Holy Union (0.2 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • GrotonCountry Day School Of The Holy Union
      (Roman Catholic)
    14 Main Street
    GrotonMA01450
    (978)448-5646
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.2 mi | 200 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • GrotonGroton Community School
    Daycare / Preschool
    110 Boston Rd
    GrotonMA01450
    (978)448-6179
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.7 mi | 9 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • GrotonSeven Hills At Groton
    Special Education School
    22 Hillside Ave
    GrotonMA01450
    (978)448-3388
    Special Education School
    0.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • GrotonChildren's Center At Groton
    Montessori School
    20 Joy Ln
    GrotonMA01450
    (978)448-9411
    Montessori School
    1.6 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • DevensOxbow Schoolhouse
    Special Program Emphasis
    270 Barnum Rd
    DevensMA01434
    (978)772-9500
    Special Program Emphasis
    3.9 mi | 25 students | Gr. 1-6                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
When making an important decision that will impact the lives of your children, you need to have all the facts in place. We compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing a final private school for your child.
What Do They Teach?
As you evaluate schools, take time to explore fully what the schools which you are looking at teach.
What Do I Do When....? Part 2
Here are some more answers and resources to help you deal with tough questions such as "What do I do when my child doesn't test well?"
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Middlesex County, MA is $14,890 for elementary schools and $30,771 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Middlesex County, MA is 60% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).