Noble & Greenough School

Noble and Greenough School is a rigorous academic community dedicated to inspiring leadership for the public good.
Through mentoring relationships, we motivate students to achieve their highest potential and to lead lives characterized by service to others. The Nobles community: Generates critical, creative, socially conscious thinkers; Upholds a commitment to diversity; Develops character and intellect in deliberate conjunction; Cultivates purposeful citizenship on local, national and global levels; Builds independence and self-respect through challenge and achievement; Espouses humility, humor, collaboration, honesty and respect for others as the foundations of a vibrant intellectual community.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Year Founded1866

Student Body

Total Students590 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Noble & Greenough School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size13 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost$52,300
Tuition Notes5-day boarding tuition: $58,100
% on Financial Aid
25%
Acceptance Rate
24%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJennifer Hines
Admissions AssociateCassandra Velazquez

Sports

Total Sports Offered18 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Tennis, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SailingSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
TennisUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,
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The average private school tuition in Massachusetts is $13,091 for elementary schools and $32,199 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).