St. Michael's Academy is a premier academic institution for students in preschool through eighth grade and accept students from all backgrounds, cultures and faiths.
We are proud to educate each student as an individual.
Our students learn the important skills of critical thinking and problem solving.
As the largest Catholic elementary school in western Massachusetts, we are widely recognized for our distinguished and nurturing faculty, faith-centered learning environment, challenging academics and close community.
We inspire young minds and hearts, empowering students for lives of wisdom, service and leadership.  Discover the difference of combining faith with education.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 461 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,700
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: Oct. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

St. Michaels Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Year Founded
2009

Student Body

Total Students
461 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
45%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade
St. Michaels Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
21 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Students are required to wear the St. Michael

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Oct. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
PreK tuition is $5,900 for 5 full days. Part-time slots are not available.
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$1,100
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Nancy A. Coley

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Community Service Projects, Girls On The Run, National Junior Honor Society

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus - grade 4, Drumming program - grade 3, Middle Level Choir, Violin Lessons - Grade 2

School Notes

  • St. Michael`s Academy is the largest Catholic elementary school in western Massachusetts and provides a well-rounded educational experience that addresses the "whole" student, from preschoolers through eighth grade. The culturally diverse student population represents families from a variety of religious and economic backgrounds who are encouraged to share their traditions and customs. The school philosophy is one of inclusion; every child is deserving of a high quality education in a safe and caring environment. Our dedicated staff form a partnership with parents to challenge each student to be the best they can be, both spiritually and academically. These lessons extend beyond the classroom and result in the development of strong morals, respect for themselves and others and the value of community service. Most importantly, faith formation is the cornerstone of St. Michael`s Academy and supports the development of character, integrity and success. A St. Michael's Academy student graduates with a solid foundation for future sucess both academically and in life.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does St. Michaels Academy cost?

St. Michaels Academy's tuition is approximately $4,700 for private students.

What is the acceptance rate of St. Michaels Academy?

The acceptance rate of St. Michaels Academy is 97%, which is higher than the national average of 71%.

What sports does St. Michaels Academy offer?

St. Michaels Academy offers 2 interscholastic sports: Basketball and Soccer.

What is St. Michaels Academy's ranking?

St. Michaels Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for: Least expensive tuition and Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for St. Michaels Academy?

The application deadline for St. Michaels Academy is Oct. 1.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Top Ranked MA School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 461 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $4,700
  • Acceptance rate: 97%
  • Average class size: 21 students
  • Application Deadline: Oct. 1
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Hampden County, MA is $23,747 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Hampden County, MA is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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