CATS Academy Boston

575 Washington St
Newton, MA 02458-0245
     Tel: (857)400-9700
Grades: 9 - 12 | 260 students
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At CATS Academy Boston, we deliver the unparalleled combination of a very challenging and respected CATS education with a vibrant and balanced academic and extracurricular program.
Our mission ensures a thorough and directed college preparatory program supported by an outstanding faculty.
Our international community of students provides a global perspective that values diverse cultures and prepares them for an intercultural world.
CATS Academy Boston builds upon 60 years of academic excellence and offers a holistic approach to encouraging ambition, recognizing potential, and providing students with ample opportunities to stretch their abilities and achieve their goals.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based
Year Founded 2012

Student Body

Total Students 260 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade CATS Academy Boston Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 14 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP English Language and Composition, AP French Language and Culture, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics 1, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $27,000
Tuition Notes Other fees apply for International students
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Amy Roberts
Admissions Associate Rosie Bailey

School Notes:

The aim of CATS Academy is to encourage all students to realize their potential, fostering independence and maturity in order to prepare them for their future as global citizens.

At CATS Academy Boston, we educate young people from all over the world - creating intelligent, motivated and ambitious students with the academic and interpersonal skills required to progress to top universities and into successful careers beyond.

CATS Academy Boston will:
- Enable students to reach the highest standards of academic excellence for each individual.
- Encourage students to think critically, learn to think for themselves and become mature adults.
- Provide a vibrant community of talented teachers and promising students from diverse, cross-cultural backgrounds.
- Provide students with a warm learning environment and the welcoming atmosphere of a small, supportive community.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Perkins School For The Blind (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walnut Park Montessori (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Walnut Park Montessori (0.4 miles away)
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