Mount Alvernia Academy

Tel: (617)527-7540
Grades: PK - 6 | 327 students
MOUNT ALVERNIA ACADEMY is a private, coeducational Catholic School for students in nursery through grade six.
Established in 1927 and located in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, the school is situated on a beautiful campus comprised of three buildings, two playground areas, and two playing fields.
Mount Alvernia is a sponsored Ministry of the Missionary Franciscan Sisters of the Immaculate Conception.
The school community is composed of Franciscan Sisters, lay teachers, and families from varying parishes and ethnic backgrounds.
Mount Alvernia Academy is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the Board of Education of the Archdiocese of Boston.
This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1927

Student Body

Total Students 327 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 11%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Mount Alvernia Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,350
Admissions Director Mrs. Mary Walsh

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chess Club, Knitting Club, Glee Club, Art Club, After School Sports Program, Extended Day Program (until 5:45 PM) Band, Chess Club, Knitting Club, Glee Club, Art Club, After School Sports Program,
Extended Day Program (until 5:45 PM),

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mt Alvernia High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Chestnut Hillschool (0.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Brimmer & May School (1 miles away)
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