Nativity Preparatory School

Tel: (857)728-0031
Grades: 4-8 | 58 students
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Founded in 1990 by the Jesuits, Nativity Preparatory School is an accredited, private, independent, free- of-cost middle school in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood of Boston.
Through a highly structured, challenging, individualized education that promotes the intellectual, ethical, physical and social development of each student, Nativity Prep prepares economically disadvantaged middle school boys from Boston's inner city neighborhoods for admission to selective high schools and colleges.
In the Jesuit tradition, Nativity Prep transforms boys from Boston into men for others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 4-8
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 58 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Nativity Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Shirt and tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Gadisa Goso


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, SoccerBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Compass Inc (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Compass Inc (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Copper Beech Montessori School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jamaica Plain
    Grades: NS-PK | 67 students
    0.2 miles
    179 Amory St
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Dorchester
    Compass Inc
    Special Education School
    Grades: 8-12 | 33 students
    0.3 miles
    290 Bowdoin St 294
    Dorchester, MA 02122
  • Jamaica Plain
    Grades: K-6 | 62 students
    0.6 miles
    34 Peter Parley Rd
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Jamaica Plain
    Knight Childrens Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-9 | 21 students
    0.7 miles
    161 S Huntington Ave
    Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
  • Dorchester
    Grades: K | 80 students
    0.8 miles
    105 Crawford St
    Dorchester, MA 02121

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The average private school tuition in Suffolk County, MA is $7,808 for elementary schools and $23,234 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Suffolk County, MA is 57% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).