The Winchendon School

Tel: (978)297-4476
Grades: 9-12 | 254 students
The Winchendon School, a coeducational multicultural community, provides college-bound students of good character and promise with the eseential study skills and learning strategies that propel each student to achieve academic success. Small classes, a personalized approach, and flexible guidance and support systems are intended to stimulate an interest in learning and to teach students that they themselves are the most valuable contributors to their own education.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 254 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade The Winchendon School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size 7 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $58,500
Tuition Notes Day tuition is 33200
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lesley Nesbitt
Admissions Associate Karen Oravainen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 22 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Figure Skating, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WeightliftingAlpine SkiingBadminton,
BaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianFigure Skating,
Freestyle SkiingGolf,
Ice HockeyIndoor Soccer,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWeightlifting,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Acappella Singers, Aerobics, Ceramics, Community Service, Digital Media, Drawing, Jazz Ensemble, Journalism, Painting, Photography, Yearbook Aerobics, Ceramics, Digital Media, Drawing, Jazz Ensemble, Journalism, Painting, Photography, Yearbook, Acappella Singers,
Community Service,

School Notes

  • The Winchendon School, a coeducational multicultural community, provides college-bound students of good character and promise with the eseential study skills and learning strategies that propel each student to achieve academic success.  Small classes, a personalized approach, and flexible guidance and support systems are intended to stimulate an interest in learning and to teach students that they themselves are the most valuable contributors to their own education.
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The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).