Northfield Mount Hermon School

One Lamplighter Way,
Gill, MA, 01354-0136
     Tel: (413)498-3000
Grades: 9 - 12 | 650 students
An international leader among college preparatory boarding schools, Northfield Mount Hermon offers a rigorous academic program, leadership opportunities, diversity of community, and the best of the traditional and innovative in education.
NMH enrolls 665 boarding and day students in grades 9 to 12 and postgraduate.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1879

Student Body

Total Students 650 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 66%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 23 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1854
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,700
Tuition Notes Day school tuition costs $34,200
% on Financial Aid 31%
Average Financial Aid Grant $36,275
Acceptance Rate 56%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Claude Anderson
Admissions Associate Naomi Levine


Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Water Polo, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWater Polo,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 25 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. AASA: Asian American Students Association, AIMS: Association in the Interest of a Multicultural School, Amnesty International, Animal Right Alliance, Artists Activists Alliance, COLAS, Campus Republicans, Christian Fellowship, Debate Club, Film Club, GEECS: Guild of Electrical Engineers, HBH: Homo-Hetero-Bisexual Alliance, International Circle of Sisters, Jewish Student Alliance, MOCA: Men of Color Alliance, Mandala, Martial Arts Club, Muslim Student Association, Paintball Club, Swing Dance Club, Tae Kwon Do, The Gamers Guild, Ultimate Frisbee, Video Gaming, WNMH Radio COLAS, Debate Club, Film Club, Mandala, Paintball Club, Tae Kwon Do, Video Gaming, WNMH Radio, AASA: Asian American Students Association,
AIMS: Association in the Interest of a Multicultural School,
Amnesty International,
Animal Right Alliance,
Artists Activists Alliance,
Campus Republicans,
Christian Fellowship,
GEECS: Guild of Electrical Engineers,
HBH: Homo-Hetero-Bisexual Alliance,
International Circle of Sisters,
Jewish Student Alliance,
MOCA: Men of Color Alliance,
Martial Arts Club,
Muslim Student Association,
Swing Dance Club,
The Gamers Guild,
Ultimate Frisbee,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stoneleigh Burnham School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Linden Hill School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Full Circle School (2.9 miles away)
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  • NorthfieldLinden Hill School
    All-boys  | Special Education School  (Christian)
    154 S Mountain Rd
    All-boys  | Special Education School  (Christian)
    2.4 mi | 24 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • BernardstonFull Circle School
    Alternative School
    21 Parmenter Rd
    Alternative School
    2.9 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • GillFour Winds School
    Alternative School
    54 French King Hwy
    Alternative School
    3.1 mi | 8 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • GreenfieldStoneleigh Burnham School
    574 Bernardston Road
    4.6 mi | 152 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • GreenfieldHoly Trinity School
      (Roman Catholic)
    10 Beacon St
      (Roman Catholic)
    5.7 mi | 93 students | Gr. K-9                      

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The average private school tuition in Franklin County, MA is $40,179 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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