Putnam Science Academy

  • Putnam Science Academy is a private boy boarding school offering a comprehensive college preparatory program focusing on science, mathematics, and technology.
  • PSA is a small structured school delivering a rigorous, innovative educational program.
  • The first school year (2003-2004) the institution began with grades 9, 10, and 11 with an enrollment of about 54 students.
  • PSA will expand one grade per year to ultimately include up to grade 12, with a projected total enrollment of 200 students.
  • As the school grows, the size of the faculty will increase to maintain a student-teacher ratio of 16:1, ensuring personal attention for all students.
  • Putnam Science Academy strives to develop young men, locally and from around the world, who are committed to academic excellence and are engaged citizens. Our goal is to provide a challenging educational program to prepare all students for acceptance into the top universities in the United States and across the world.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students118 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
Students by Grade Putnam Science Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses5 courses
Average SAT score1190
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$28,900
Tuition NotesBoarding students;$28900 Day Students; $11700

School Notes

  • Putnam Science Academy strives to develop young men, locally and from around the world, who are committed to academic excellence and are engaged citizens. Our goal is to provide a challenging educational program to prepare all students for acceptance into the top universities in the United States and across the world.
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