Montrose School

Montrose is an independent college preparatory day school for girls grades 6-12, inspired by the teachings of the Catholic church.
We help young women to become leaders who are called to greatness. Every aspect of school life provides an occasion to nurture the education of the whole person.
Built upon the foundation of a rich liberal arts curriculum, personal character formation, and close collaboration with parents, a Montrose education challenges each student to cultivate intellect and character, leadership and service, faith and reason.
Veritas, Caritas, Libertas emblazoned across the school`s shield draw the ideals of a Montrose education into focus.
Together with parents, Montrose endeavors to help young women pursue the truth in all they do, love God and others selflessly, use their freedom well and excel academically.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 208 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $27,020
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

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School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
208 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
Montrose School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
18 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP French Language & Culture, AP 2D Art and Design, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP Language and Composition, AP Latin, AP Literature and Composition, AP Modern European History, AP Physics 1, AP Physics C: Mechanical, AP Principles of Computer Science, AP Spanish Language & Culture, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP U.S. History
Average SAT score
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
(Gray skirt, white or blue top, red sweater)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
At Montrose School we seek families that are invested in our mission to educate women of Faith, Character & Vision regardless of their ability to pay tuition. The Montrose School Board of Trustees reviews tuition costs annually.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director
Kelly Melley
Admissions Associate
Hannah Stebbins



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
A Capella, Admissions Ambassadors, Drama, Faith Peer Leaders, Gardening Club, Hand Bells, Junior Classical League, Literary Magazine, Middle School Musical Production, Model UN, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Photography Club, Recycling Club, Running Club, SADD, Spirit of Service: Community Service, Student Government, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Art Club, Chorus, Speech, Tone Chimes

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Ski Club

School Notes

  • The Montrose experience empowers students to navigate challenges & seize opportunities--in the classroom, in the boardroom, & in life. Founded by parents in 1979, Montrose is an independent school for girls in grades 6-12, inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church. We are resilient Mavericks, leading with vision and grace; we help young women become forces for good in the world. Every aspect of school life nurtures the education of the whole person.
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Wonderful school I love it I go there now and I can't see how in 7 years I will leave 6th grade has been so much fun and I don't want to leave. Montrose is small but sweet everyone there is nice and friendly and they really wip girls into shape
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 208 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $27,020
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 31

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The average private school tuition in Norfolk County, MA is $23,945 for elementary schools and $31,984 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Norfolk County, MA is 69% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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