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

Sports

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,
BasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWater Polo,
Wrestling

Extracurriculars

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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • NorthfieldLinden Hill School
    All-boys  | Special Education School  (Christian)
    154 S Mountain Rd
    NorthfieldMA01360
    (413)498-2906
    All-boys  | Special Education School  (Christian)
    2.4 mi | 24 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • BernardstonFull Circle School
    Alternative School
    21 Parmenter Rd
    BernardstonMA01337
    (413)648-9468
    Alternative School
    2.9 mi | 44 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • GillFour Winds School
    Alternative School
    54 French King Hwy
    GillMA01354
    (413)863-8055
    Alternative School
    3.1 mi | 8 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • GreenfieldStoneleigh Burnham School
    All-girls
    574 Bernardston Road
    GreenfieldMA01301
    (413)774-2711
    All-girls
    4.6 mi | 152 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • GreenfieldHoly Trinity School
      (Roman Catholic)
    10 Beacon St
    GreenfieldMA01301
    (413)773-3831
      (Roman Catholic)
    5.7 mi | 93 students | Gr. K-9                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Homeschool or Private School?
Homeschool or Private School?
What do you do when you are dissatisfied with your local public schools? Homeschool your children? Send them to private school? Let's look at your options.
Religious Schools: An Overview
Your religion matters to you. You want your child to attend a school which will combine academics and religious education. Here is an overview of what is available together with some links to denominational web sites.
7 Ways to Improve Your Math Scores
Add things up and you'll quickly find the answer- math is crucial both in academics and the real world. By following these strategies and following personal training programs, students can uncover their weaknesses and conquer math.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
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).
The average acceptance rate in Franklin County, MA is 56% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).