Concord Academy

Concord Academy is an independent, coeducational boarding and day schoolknown for world-class faculty, passionate students, and graduates who make their mark on the world.
Innovative teaching drives our wide-as-you-can-dreamcurriculum.  Our rigorous approach to the sciences, arts, and humanities is infused with opportunities for intellectual growth,experimentation, and hands-on learning.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Independent Private Schools Association
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1922

Student Body

Total Students395 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Concord Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size12 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAdvanced Biology, Advanced Chemistry, Advanced Computer Science, Advanced Economics, Advanced English, Advanced Environmental Science, Advanced French, Advanced German, Advanced History, Advanced Latin, Advanced Mandarin, Advanced Physics, Advanced Spanish, Advanced Statistics, Advanced Topics in Mathematics, Upper level history courses
Average SAT score1430
Average Percentile SSAT83%
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No dress code)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$52,740
Tuition Notes$52740.00 Day Student Tuition $65850.00 Boarding Student Tuition
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$49,179
Acceptance Rate
25%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMarie Myers
Admissions AssociateJohn McGarry
Endowment Size$80 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
LacrosseSailing,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.43 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Alianza Latina (Hispanic affinity group), Arts Council, Asian Students Association, Athletic Advisory Council, Barbershop, Big Data Club, CAOS (Concord Academy Outdoor Society), CASA (Concord Academy Students in Action), Ceramics Club, Chameleons (a cappella group), Debate Team, DEMONS (Engineering) Club, Discipline Committee, Entertainment Committee, Environmental Affairs, Film Club, French Club, German Club, Improv Club, International Student Organization, Investment Club, Jewish Students Organization, Latin Club, Men of Color Alliance, MESO (multiethinc student group), Model UN, MOSAIC (multicultural affinity group), Poetry Club, Programming Club, Queer People of Color Club, Quiz Bowl, Republican Club, Sock Club, South Asian Student Society, Spanish Club, The Centipede (student newspaper), The Chameleon (student literary magazine), The Scallion (humor newspaper), Umoja (African American/African Caribbean affinity group), Women's Organization, Yearbook, Youth in Philanthropy (YIP)

Arts and Music Programs:
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School Notes

  • Concord Academy Mission Statement: We are a community animated by love of learning,diverse and striving for equity,with common trust as our foundation. Honoring each individual, we challenge and expand our understanding of ourselves and the world through purposeful collaboration and creative engagement. We cultivate empathy, integrity, and responsibility to build a more just and sustainable future.

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