Tower School

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  • Tower School aims to spark a lifelong love of learning in our students by providing a stimulating education in a supportive environment.
  • We encourage children to strive for personal levels of excellence and to develop fully across a broad range of academic, physical, creative, and social endeavors.
  • Tower seeks to nourish a spirit of inquiry, to impart an appropriate body of knowledge, to set high standards, to instill strong learning habits, and to help students become secure in themselves while respecting the dignity of others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1912

Student Body

Total Students247 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeTower School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size13 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Neat, no jeans, no t-shirts)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Tuition NotesPK Half-Day: $15,000 PK Full Day: $22,000 K-5: $26,600 6-8: $ 30,000 Tuition includes all supplies, trips and books. Need-based financial aid is available.
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,759
Admissions DirectorReagan Kenwell

Sports

Total Sports Offered4 sports
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballCross Country,
LacrosseSoccer,

School Notes

  • Tower students and teachers are held to high standards of excellence
  • Tower has an outstanding record in preparing students for success in secondary school
  • At Tower, there is a committment to citizenship and good character- a defined set of values
  • We provide a comprehensive program
  • We embrace diversity and the teachings of multiculturalism
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