Waynflete School

  • Waynflete School is a co-educational, independent day school enrolling 550 students in early childhood through grade twelve. Waynflete fosters love of learning and commitment to community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1898

Student Body

Total Students544 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 9%
Students by GradeWaynflete School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers86 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,540
Tuition NotesEarly Childhood starts at $6,975. Tuition varies depending on the grade level.
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant$13,000
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorLynne Breen
Admissions AssociateSarah, Mary, Amanda

Sports

Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, TennisBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyGolf,
LacrosseNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.The Upper School has over 40 clubs and organizations The Upper School has over 40 clubs and organizations,

School Notes

  • Waynflete School is a place of active learning-of collaboration and individual inquiry. It is a place where it is safe to make mistakes and possible to make a difference. It is a place to preserve childhood and prepare for adulthood- where rigorous expectations and playful habits of mind are equally important. It is a place where students of all ages find joy in learning, and come to embrace it as a lifelong pursuit.
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