The Newman School

247 Marlborough Street,
Boston, MA, 02116
Tel: (617)267-4530
Grades: 9 - 12 | 240 students
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

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Newman School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
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 35%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Patricia Lynch

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

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 Schools:

The nearest high school is Commonwealth School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsley Montessori School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Park Street School (0.6 miles away)
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  • Boston Kingsley Montessori School
    Montessori School
    30 Fairfield Street (Early Childhood) 26 Exeter Street (El
    Boston , MA , 02116
    (617)226-4931
    Montessori School
    0.1  mi  |  293  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Boston
    Commonwealth School
    151 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston , MA , 02116
    (617)266-7525
    0.2  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Boston
    Learning Project Elementary School
    107 Marlborough Street
    Boston , MA , 02116
    (617)266-8427
    0.3  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Boston
    John Winthrop School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    66 Marlborough St
    Boston , MA , 02116
    (617)267-7159
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.4  mi  |  54  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Boston
    Park Street School
    (Christian)
    67 Brimmer St
    Boston , MA , 02108
    (617)523-7577
    (Christian)
    0.6  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 08, 2013 - 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

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