Tenacre Country Day School

Tel: (781)235-2282
  • Tenacre Country Day School enrolls 192 girls and boys in Pre-Kindergarten - Gr 6.
  • Our well-rounded program focuses on basic skills, math, language arts, Spanish, social studies, science, music, art, computer, and physical education.
  • Good citizenship and character development are also emphasized. Small classes, talented teachers, a challenging yet nurturing environment, a diverse population, and attention to the needs of each child prepare students for highly competitive secondary schools.
  • An After School Program is open to all grades. Financial aid available based on need. "Tenacre nurtures and challenges each child, every day.".

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded1910

Student Body

Total Students192 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
29%
State avg.: 23%
Students by GradeTenacre Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
82%
Average Class Size12 students
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no jeans, athletic clothing, hats)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 31
Tuition Notes2013 - 2014
Varies by grade level: Need-based financial aid available.
% on Financial Aid
17%
Average Financial Aid Grant$19,300
Acceptance Rate
30%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorMs. Sam Reece
Admissions AssociateRobin Khadduri

Sports

Total Sports Offered5 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Field Hockey, Soccer, SoftballBaseballBasketball,
Field HockeySoccer,
Softball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Book Club (For 4, 5, 6), Chess Club, Early Bird Club, Math League, Math Mania Chess Club, Math League, Math Mania, Book Club (For 4, 5, 6),
Early Bird Club,

School Notes

  • • Transportation available from some Boston neighborhoods • A traditional curriculum enhanced by art, computer, library, music, physical education, Spanish and science, taught weekly by a dedicated faculty • After-School available until 6 pm•  Tenacre's mission is to nurture and challenge each child, every day • 
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