Meridian Academy

     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

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
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.: 25%
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 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 Ivy Street School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Frances Jacobson Early Childhood Center (0.4 miles away)
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  • BrooklineIvy Street School
    Special Education School
    200 Ivy Street
    BrooklineMA 02446
    (617)620-7779
    Special Education School
    0.3 mi | 22 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • BostonFrances Jacobson Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    477 Longwood Ave
    BostonMA 02215
    (617)739-6455
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    0.4 mi | 90 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • BrooklineNew England Hebrew Academy
      (Jewish)
    9 Prescott St
    BrooklineMA 02446
      (Jewish)
    0.4 mi | 356 students | Gr. PK-9                      
  • BostonWinsor School
    All-girls
    103 Pilgrim Road
    BostonMA 02215
    (617)735-9503
    All-girls
    0.5 mi | 436 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • BostonBoston University Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    One University Road
    BostonMA 02215
    (617)353-9000
    Special Program Emphasis
    0.5 mi | 172 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

1 year ago
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.
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