Nativity School of Worcester

  • Nativity School of Worcester is an accredited, independent, Jesuit middle school that provides a quality, all-scholarship education to under served boys of all faiths.
  • Drawing upon four pillars - strength, scholarship, character, and service - a Nativity education inspires self-discovery, responsibility, spiritual growth, and a lifelong dedication to learning.
  • In a structured learning environment – including an 11-hour school day, individual tutoring, and small classes – our students develop the character, skills and discipline needed to become not only productive citizens, but truly "men for others.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Year Founded2003

Student Body

Total Students66 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
91%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeNativity School of Worcester Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal
(White Shirt, Purple Tie, Khaki Pants, and Dress Shoes)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineMay. 15 / rolling
Tuition NotesNativity is a tuition-free middle school. All parents contribute either a modest activity fee (usually around $250 a year) or community service.
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant$12,800
Admissions DirectorFr. John Fagan, S.J.
Admissions AssociateSean Dillon (Principal)

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and Field

School Notes

  • Resident of the city of Worcester
  • Eligible for free or reduced lunch program at current school
  • Expected to attend the mandatory three-week summer session in July
  • School accepts students who are now in the 4th grade to enter 5th grade.  Occasionally, the School accepts a 5th grader to enter into 6th grade.
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The average private school tuition in Worcester County, MA is $9,045 for elementary schools and $31,630 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).