St. Paul's Choir School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Tel: (617)868-8658
  • St. Paul`s Choir`s School is an academically excellent, highly selective, Catholic Day School for boys grades 4-8 in Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. Founded in 1963, St. Paul's is the only Catholic boys' choir school in the United States, modeled on the European tradition of `Choir Schools`.
  • The Choir tours, records, and broadcasts frequently, and the boys develop great personal confidence through frequent performance.
  • Recent collaborations have included performances with groups such as the Boston Symphony Orchestra, Boston Lyric Opera, and Harvard Glee Club.
  • The Choir has also performed for audiences in Washington, DC, New York City, and the Vatican.
  • Boys graduate to attend prestigious high schools including BC High, Roxbury Latin, Philips Andover, Boston Latin, and Rivers Academy.
  • A number of past students are also graduates of Harvard and Yale Universities.
  • Admission to St. Paul's Choir School is by audition. For more information, please contact John Robinson, Music Director, at jrobinson@choirschool.net or 617-868-8658 X319.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Year Founded1963

Student Body

Total Students50 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeSt. Paul's Choir School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,800
Admissions DirectorJohn Robinson
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5  5/17/2016
The school is on the rise. This school offers the musical opportunity of a lifetime. Academically, it's getting a lot better. All in all, I''d highly recommend this school.
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