Matignon High School

One Matignon Rd,
Cambridge, MA, 02140-0214
Tel: (617)876-1212
Grades: 9 - 12 | 384 students
Matignon High School is an independent,co-educational, college preparatory Catholic high school founded in 1945.
As such we are committed to teaching and promoting Catholic morality and principles, academic excellence, respect for oneself and others, and service to the community.
Ninety-seven percent of our graduates continue to further their education in college.
More than 25% of our student body is non-Catholic.
Matignon is proud to serve a small, yet vibrant international community of students representing several countries.
We draw students from 30 cities and towns in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 384 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 23%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 8 courses
Average SAT score 1030

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,000
% on Financial Aid 60%
Admissions Director Melissa J. Foley


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCheeringCross CountryDance
FootballGolfIce HockeyLacrosseSoccer
SoftballSwimmingTrack and FieldVolleyball
CheeringCross Country,
GolfIce Hockey,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Captains Council, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, Green and Gold, Yearbook, History Club, International Club, Latin and Greek Club, Library/Media Club, Literary Magazine, Math Club, SADD, Science Club, Step Sqaud, Student Council, The Apostles, Choral Group, The Matignon Mirror, School Newspaper, Writers Showcase, Literary Magazine Art Club, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, History Club, Math Club, SADD, Science Club, Step Sqaud, Captains Council,
Green and Gold, Yearbook,
International Club,
Latin and Greek Club,
Library/Media Club,
Literary Magazine,
Student Council,
The Apostles, Choral Group,
The Matignon Mirror, School Newspaper,
Writers Showcase, Literary Magazine,

School Notes:

  • Founded in 1945 by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston
  • Incorporated as an Independent School in 2004
  • Small inclusive community of 380 students
  • 97% of our graduates advance to college
  • SAT scores consistently rank above the national average
  • Reputation as an academic leader among Catholic schools in the Greater Boston area
  • Solid and inclusive athletic program with long history of indivdual athlete accomplishments and championship teams
  • Easy access by car, MBTA, Commuter Rail

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is International School of Boston (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is International School of Boston (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is International School of Boston (0.1 miles away)
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