The Newman School

247 Marlborough Street
Boston, MA 02116
Tel: (617)267-4530
Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
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We take advantage of our Back Bay location by using the rich resources of the City of Boston, This lends richness and excitement to learning at Newman.
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We take advantage of our Back Bay location by using the rich resources of the City of Boston, This lends richness and excitement to learning at Newman.
The Newman School offers college preparation to international and American students.
A program of extracurricular sports and activities complements a course of study organized around the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program.
All students benefit from IB studies, while about fifteen percent of seniors will pursue the IB Diploma itself.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 250 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Newman School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Average SAT score 1500
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(business casual dress code)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,500
Tuition Notes International student tuition is $24500
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Patricia Lynch

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Rugby, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Winter TrackBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DanceRugby,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballTennis,
Winter Track

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Dance, Entrpreneurship Club, Math Team, Mock Trial Chess Club, Dance, Math Team, Mock Trial, Entrpreneurship Club,

School Notes

  • Teachers encourage students to pursue challenging academics, while assisting them in reaching their goals. Advanced placement and dual-enrollment university courses are available, as is review work for those needing to establish a strong foundation for college.

Profile last updated: 05/11/2016

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School Reviews

I graduated from Newman in 1968. My experience at Newman Preparatory School was fantastic. I have many wonderful memories of my time as a student at Newman. The faculty and staff were very helpful - very attentive. Newman opened doors for me academically and professionally.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 04/15/16
I graduated from Newman in 1991 and thought it was a fantastic school. The curriculum was challenging and the rich and diverse student body made up of a large percentage of international students made for an unforgettable experience.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/15

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