The Macduffie School

66 School St,
Granby, MA, 01033-0110
Tel: (413)-25-5-0000
Grades: 6 - 12 | 238 students
The MacDuffie School is a co-educational, independent boarding and day school for students in grades six through twelve.
We offer a rigorous college preparatory curriculum.
Our mission is to foster in all students the intellectual habits of mind, high ethical standards and respect for diversity required for becoming effective individuals in their personal and work lives and moral and responsible participants in the world beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1890

Student Body

Total Students 238 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 53%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Macduffie School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 74%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
Advanced Courses AP BC Calculus, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP French, AP Language and Composition, AP Latin, AP Literature and Composition, AP Multivariable Calculus, AP Physics, AP Pre-Calculus, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP U.S.History, AP World History, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $48,650
Tuition Notes Boarding - $48,650 Home Stay - $46,650 Day (6 - 8) - $20,250 Day (9 - 12) - $25,250
% on Financial Aid 49%

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
LacrosseSoccer,
TennisUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. A Cappella Ensemble, As Schools Match Wits, Ball Hockey, Chess Club, Destination Imagination, Drama Club, Film Club, Improvisational Club, Jazz Ensemble, Key Club, Linguistics Club, Math Team, Orchestra, Photography Club, Swim Club, The Magnet, The Muse Ball Hockey, Chess Club, Drama Club, Film Club, Jazz Ensemble, Key Club, Math Team, Orchestra, Swim Club, The Magnet, The Muse, A Cappella Ensemble,
As Schools Match Wits,
Destination Imagination,
Improvisational Club,
Linguistics Club,
Photography Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Valley Christian School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gorse Childrens Center (5.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gorse Childrens Center (5.4 miles away)
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  • South Hadley Gorse Childrens Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    27 Morgan Street
    South Hadley , MA , 01075
    (413)533-9819
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5.4  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • South Hadley
    Valley Christian School
    (Christian)
    36 Hadley Street
    South Hadley , MA , 01075
    (413)533-8545
    (Christian)
    5.4  mi  |  107  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Amherst Amherst Montessori School
    Montessori School
    27 Pomeroy Ln
    Amherst , MA , 01002
    (413)253-3101
    Montessori School
    5.5  mi  |  102  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Hadley The Hartsbrook School
    Waldorf School
    193 Bay Road
    Hadley , MA , 01035
    (413)586-1908
    Waldorf School
    6.3  mi  |  266  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Chicopee Chicopee Child Dev. Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    989 James Street
    Chicopee , MA , 01022
    (413)593-3942
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    6.4  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  PK

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 20, 2014 - The MacDuffie School in Granby, MA has been a wonderful school experience for my daughter who entered the school in 6 grade three years ago when it moved to Granby. The academics have been very challenging and the teachers outstanding. They offer a wide variety of clubs, theater productions, community service opportunities and athletics. The overall experience has been wonderful! I believe she is receiving a top notch education at The MacDuffie School. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended January 10, 2012 - I have three years experience living here. I am an international student and now a senior. The school has a rather good academic program. Teachers are generally good - Posted by Student/Alumni

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