The Village School

On the Common P.O. Box 122,
Royalston, MA, 01368
Tel: (978)249-3505
Grades: PK - 6 | 58 students
The village school has a unique curriculum based on direct contact with the natural world, kindness, and attention to the individual.
we strive to maintain a balance between the work of the mind, the heart and the body, in tune with the natural rhythm of a child's development.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 6
Year Founded 1989

Student Body

Total Students 58 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Village School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(dress for paint and dirt!)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,880
Tuition Notes 7086 for full time K-6th students 3916 for 1/2 time preschool students
% on Financial Aid 25%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,500
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rise Richardson

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 04/11/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Heart Of Mary School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Immaculate Heart Of Mary School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Petersham Montessori Schools (10.2 miles away)
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  • Winchester Immaculate Heart Of Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    95 Fay Martin Road
    Winchester , NH , 03470
    (Roman Catholic)
    5.5  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Baldwinville Cottage Hill Academy
    All-girls | Special Education School
    Po Box 38
    Baldwinville , MA , 01436
    All-girls | Special Education School
    8.5  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Winchendon The Winchendon School
    172 Ash Street
    Winchendon , MA , 01475
    10  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Petersham Petersham Montessori Schools
    Montessori School
    Po Box 347
    Petersham , MA , 01366
    Montessori School
    10.2  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Troy Tender Sheperd Preschool And K
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    P.o. Box 189, 4 Fitzwilliam Rd
    Troy , NH , 03465
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    11  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

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