The Newman School

247 Marlborough Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: (617)267-4530
Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
We take advantage of our Back Bay location by using the rich resources of the City of Boston, This lends richness and excitement to learning at Newman.
We take advantage of our Back Bay location by using the rich resources of the City of Boston, This lends richness and excitement to learning at Newman.
The Newman School offers college preparation to international and American students.
A program of extracurricular sports and activities complements a course of study organized around the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program.
All students benefit from IB studies, while about fifteen percent of seniors will pursue the IB Diploma itself.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Newman School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Average SAT score 1500

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,500
Tuition Notes International student tuition is $24500
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Patricia Lynch


Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
Winter Track


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Mock Trial, Entrpreneurship Club, Dance, Math Team, Chess Club Mock Trial, Dance, Math Team, Chess Club, Entrpreneurship Club,

School Notes:

  • Teachers encourage students to pursue challenging academics, while assisting them in reaching their goals. Advanced placement and dual-enrollment university courses are available, as is review work for those needing to establish a strong foundation for college.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Commonwealth School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsley Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Kingsley Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boston
    Grades: 9-12 | 145 students
    0.2 miles
    151 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116
  • Boston
    Grades: NS-6 | 309 students
    0.2 miles
    30 Fairfield Street and 26 Exeter Street
    Boston, MA 02116
  • Boston
    Grades: K-6 | 118 students
    0.3 miles
    107 Marlborough Street
    Boston, MA 02116
  • Boston
    John Winthrop School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 32 students
    0.4 miles
    66 Marlborough St
    Boston, MA 02116
  • Boston
    Grades: PK-KG | 129 students
    0.5 miles
    370 Stuart St.
    Boston, MA 02117

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I graduated from Newman in 1991 and thought it was a fantastic school. The curriculum was challenging and the rich and diverse student body made up of a large percentage of international students made for an unforgettable experience.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/15

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