The Phoenix School

89 Margin Street,
Salem, MA, 01970
     Tel: (978)741-0870
Grades: PK - 8 | 26 students
The Phoenix School is a co-educational day school for students in preschool through 8th grade.
The mission of The Phoenix School is to develop global citizens who are compassionate, creative, and technologically proficient individuals in a dynamic and interconnected world.
Student, teachers, and parents of diverse backgrounds join together to integrate the knowledge, values, and leadership necessary for students to participate actively within their families and communities, now and into the future.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1981

Student Body

Total Students 26 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 100%
Average Class Size 4 students
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Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Students are expected to dress to learn.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,600
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $15500 for PK to $16600 ( includes travel study trip) for grades 5-8.
% on Financial Aid 23%
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,800
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Leslie Levesque

School Notes:

The Phoenix School is a co-educational day school for students in preschool through 8th grade. The school strives to develop caring, self-confident, inquisitive, competent individuals responsive to a changing, complex world. Students, teachers and parents of diverse backgrounds actively join together in an education compact committed to the acquisition of skills, knowledge and values necessary for accepting responsibility for their lives in today's and tomorrow's world and for assuming effective roles within their families and communities.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Fenwick High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joseph School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joseph School (0.5 miles away)
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The average private school tuition in Essex County, MA is $16,203 for elementary schools and $23,973 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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