Newton Country Day School

previous
Newton Country Day School campus
next
Newton Country Day School campus
  • Founded in 1880, Newton Country Day School is an independent, college preparatory school for girls, grades 5 - 12.
  • Rooted in the Roman Catholic tradition, Newton is a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools, which spans forty-four countries and twenty-one cities in the United States.
  • At Newton Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, young women are prepared for lives of courage and confidence.
  • Such preparation is accomplished deliberately, guiding students to realize the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and physical dimensions of their lives. Here, students experience the transformative power of God's love for each of them.
  • Secure in that knowledge, students develop a deep and enduring capacity for scholarly engagement and social justice. Highly motivated girls of all faiths energize the school and join a community of vigorous intellect, active compassion, and joyful traditions.
  • Students discover and develop their individual talents and dedicate their gifts to the service of others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Year Founded1880

Student Body

Total Students385 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeNewton Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$45,700
Admissions DirectorClare Martin

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBasketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
TennisVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Founded in 1880, Newton Country Day School is an independent, college preparatory school for girls, grades 5 - 12. Rooted in the Roman Catholic tradition, Newton is a member of the Network of Sacred Heart Schools, which spans forty-four countries and twenty-one cities in the United States. At Newton Country Day School of the Sacred Heart, young women are prepared for lives of courage and confidence. Such preparation is accomplished deliberately, guiding students to realize the spiritual, intellectual, emotional, and physical dimensions of their lives. Here, students experience the transformative power of God's love for each of them. Secure in that knowledge, students develop a deep and enduring capacity for scholarly engagement and social justice. Highly motivated girls of all faiths energize the school and join a community of vigorous intellect, active compassion, and joyful traditions. Students discover and develop their individual talents and dedicate their gifts to the service of others.
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Boston
    Winsor School
    All-girls
    Grades: 5-12 | 436 students
    4.2 miles
    103 Pilgrim Road
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617)735-9503
    4.2 5-12
    436
  • Chestnut Hill
    Grades: 6-12 | 470 students
    1.9 miles
    791 Hammond St
    Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
    (617)738-2700
    1.9 6-12
    470
  • Cambridge
    Grades: PK-12 | 1018 students
    3.5 miles
    80 Gerrys Landing Rd
    Cambridge, MA 02138
    (617)547-6100
    3.5 PK-12
    1018
  • Newton
    Mt Alvernia High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 219 students
    0 miles
    790 Centre St
    Newton, MA 02458
    (617)969-2260
    0 7-12
    219
  • Wellesley
    Grades: 5-12 | 484 students
    6.2 miles
    45 Dana Road
    Wellesley, MA 02482
    (781)235-3010
    6.2 5-12
    484

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
June 20, 2018
You would think it would be easier to get your child into an elementary or primary school than into a prep school. But in fact it is almost as complicated.
June 07, 2018
If you have the chance to move overseas, don't worry about educating your children. You have several options.
May 10, 2018
Sending your child to a single-sex school is one of several options you have when it comes to private schools.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Massachusetts is $11,425 for elementary schools and $31,092 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 71% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).