Groton School

Set on a beautiful campus less than an hour's drive from Boston, Groton offers the resources of a much larger school to 380 students in grades 8 through 12.
Under the leadership of Headmaster Temba Maqubela, Groton has aggressively contained the cost of attendance and increased financial aid.
Over 42% of students benefit from a financial aid budget of almost $7 million.
Groton highlights two special programs.  GEOs (Groton Educational Opportunities) allow students to explore various locations around the world during vacations.
GRACE (GRoton Accelerate Challenge Enrich) accelerates students` academic progress during the summer between grades 9 and 10 if they so desire.
Founded in the Episcopal tradition, Groton offers wide-ranging art, athletic and service programs, the variety of perspectives reflected in a diverse student body, and the unique leadership opportunity of the Groton prefect year.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $59,995
  • Acceptance rate: 9%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Groton School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
378 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
Groton School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
11 students
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP French, AP Latin 4 - Vergil, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish, AP Statistics
Average SAT score
1490
(Out of 1600)
Average ACT score
33
(Out of 36)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$46,519
Acceptance Rate
9%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mr. Ian Gracey
Admissions Associate
Calvin Rambacher
Endowment Size
$477 million

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School Notes

  • Set on a beautiful campus less than an hour's drive from Boston, Groton offers the resources of a much larger school to 380 students in grades 8 through 12. Under the leadership of Headmaster Temba Maqubela, Groton has aggressively contained the cost of attendance and increased financial aid. Over 42% of students benefit from a financial aid budget of almost $7 million. Groton highlights two special programs. GEOs (Groton Educational Opportunities) allow students to explore various locations around the world during vacations. GRACE (GRoton Accelerate Challenge Enrich) accelerates students` academic progress during the summer between grades 9 and 10 if they so desire. Founded in the Episcopal tradition, Groton offers wide-ranging art, athletic and service programs, the variety of perspectives reflected in a diverse student body, and the unique leadership opportunity of the Groton prefect year.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Groton School cost?
Groton School's tuition is approximately $59,995 for private students.
What is the acceptance rate of Groton School?
The acceptance rate of Groton School is 9%, which is lower than the national average of 70%. Groton School's acceptance rate is ranked among the top private schools in Massachusetts with low acceptance rates.
What sports does Groton School offer?
Groton School offers 14 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball.
What is Groton School's ranking?
Groton School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for: Highest average SAT score, Highest average ACT score, Lowest average acceptance rates, Largest student body, Oldest founding date and Largest endowments.
When is the application deadline for Groton School?
The application deadline for Groton School is Jan. 15.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $59,995
  • Acceptance rate: 9%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Middlesex County, MA is $28,015 for elementary schools and $45,401 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Middlesex County, MA is 61% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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