The Nativity School Of Worcester

Nativity School of Worcester is an accredited, independent, Jesuit middle school that provides a quality, all-scholarship education to under served boys of all faiths.
Drawing upon four pillars - strength, scholarship, character, and service - a Nativity education inspires self-discovery, responsibility, spiritual growth, and a lifelong dedication to learning.
In a structured learning environment – including an 11-hour school day, individual tutoring, and small classes – our students develop the character, skills and discipline needed to become not only productive citizens, but truly "men for others.".

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 66 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 15 / rolling

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The Nativity School Of Worcester ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Massachusetts for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Year Founded
2003
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
66 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
92%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
The Nativity School Of Worcester Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(White Shirt, Purple Tie, Khaki Pants, and Dress Shoes)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
May. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Nativity is a tuition-free middle school. All parents contribute either a modest activity fee (usually around $250 a year) or community service.
% on Financial Aid
99%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$12,800
Admissions Director
Fr. John Fagan, S.J.
Admissions Associate
Sean Dillon (Principal)

Sports

Total Sports Offered
5 sports

School Notes

  • Resident of the city of Worcester
  • Eligible for free or reduced lunch program at current school
  • Expected to attend the mandatory three-week summer session in July
  • School accepts students who are now in the 4th grade to enter 5th grade.  Occasionally, the School accepts a 5th grader to enter into 6th grade.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 66 students
  • Application Deadline: May. 15 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Worcester County, MA is $16,000 for elementary schools and $32,621 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Worcester County, MA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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