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 43% of students benefit from a financial aid budget of over $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.

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Student Body

Total Students
380 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
49%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
Groton School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
78%
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
1440
Average ACT score
31
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Boys-collared shirts, no jeans, no athletic clothing (i.e. sweatpants) Formal dress on occasion.)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
43%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$47,541
Acceptance Rate
11%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Mr. Ian Gracey
Admissions Associate
Kieran Meehan
Endowment Size
$440 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 43% of students benefit from a financial aid budget of over $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.
Profile last updated: 06/15/2021

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