Meridian Academy

1187 Beacon St,
Brookline, MA, 02446-0617
Tel: (617)277-1118
Grades: 6 - 12 | 60 students
Meridian Academy mentors students in a small, vibrant community to become creative, questioning, analytical learners and thoughtful, involved citizens.
Our curriculum incorporates the best practices from both progressive and traditional schooling, encouraging students to embrace the joys and challenges of lifelong discovery.
Students develop integrity, perseverance, compassion, courage, and a passion for learning and creating that they take with them to other places and stages of life.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 2004

Student Body

Total Students 60 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Meridian Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 12 students
Average SAT score 680
Average ACT score 28
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / May. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,000
Tuition Notes Around half of Meridian Academy families receive financial aid support and we encourage all interested families to apply regardless of their ability to pay the tuition.
% on Financial Aid 50%

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ivy Street School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frances Jacobson Early Childhood Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is New England Hebrew Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brookline Ivy Street School
    Special Education School
    200 Ivy Street
    Brookline , MA , 02446
    (617)-62-0-7779
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Boston Frances Jacobson Early Childhood Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    477 Longwood Ave
    Boston , MA , 02215
    (617)739-6455
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    0.4  mi  |  90  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Brookline New England Hebrew Academy
    (Jewish)
    9 Prescott St
    Brookline , MA , 02446
    (671)731-5330
    (Jewish)
    0.4  mi  |  207  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Boston Winsor School    
    All-girls 
    103 Pilgrim Road
    Boston , MA , 02215
    (617)735-9503
    All-girls 
    0.5  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Boston
    Kids Are People Elementary School
    Alternative School
    Po Box 15656
    Boston , MA , 02215
    (617)266-0028
    Alternative School
    0.5  mi  |  72  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

School Reviews

  • Recommended April 08, 2013 - Both of my sons have attended Meridian and have grown as creative, independent learners with tremendous initiative. The faculty are bright, enthusiastic and caring and students get lots of attention and are known well. Communication with parents is excellent. Students have an evening exhibition of their projects (papers, experiments, art work, etc.) three times a year so you can really see the quality of their work. - Posted by Parent

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