Wolfeboro Camp School

previous
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #1 - Wolfeboro offers an excellent academic program for Middle, Upper, and ESL students. Guided by dedicated and seasoned private school faculty, the Wolfeboro curriculum includes additional emphasis on pre-prep goals, pre-college goals, and intensive ESL courses.
next
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #1 - Wolfeboro offers an excellent academic program for Middle, Upper, and ESL students. Guided by dedicated and seasoned private school faculty, the Wolfeboro curriculum includes additional emphasis on pre-prep goals, pre-college goals, and intensive ESL courses.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #2 - Wolfeboro is an outcome-based, results-oriented five-week academic program and a true camp school. Our program is designed to create a friendly, community-centered atmosphere in which every student will learn, grow, and have fun. Minimal cell phone use sets the stage for meaningful interactions and active participation.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #3 - Wolfeboro stands alone from most summer academic programs retaining only proven, experienced teachers from highly respected schools. Teacher retention typically and proudly exceeds 90%. Predominantly from private day and boarding schools, our faculty has many years at Wolfeboro. In fact, our campus serves as the "summer home" for many of our faculty who happily return with their families every year.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #4 - The lake and waterfront are iconic symbols of summer, relaxation, and interaction. Campus facilities feature a complete waterfront, five-acre playing field, tennis courts, volleyball court, basketball courts, fitness room, Studio Arts Center, digital pianos and a Performing Arts Studio for choral, instrument practice and dance.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #5 - The Arts at Wolfeboro include Studio Arts: painting, drawing, ceramics, wheel pottery; Performing Arts: dance, talent show; Music: Pianos are everywhere; students are encouraged to bring instruments.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #6 - All students participate in trips scheduled to regional destinations including minor league baseball games, water parks, bowling, amusement parks and the occasional movie. Complete and extensive supervision is assured.
Wolfeboro Camp School Photo #7 - Sports include basketball, tennis, soccer, lacrosse, volleyball, swimming, sailing, kayaking, and canoeing, fishing, running, strength training, yoga, fall sports fitness (optional preparation for the fall sports season)
2021 Session: June 30 - August 4 A Five-Week Summer Program - A Remarkable Academic Boost! We know every student is eager to reach higher. Our inspirational teachers, structure, compassion and follow through make it happen every day. Stronger Writing, Reading, Math Skills
Study Skills and Academic Confidence  Readiness for the Next Year or a New School
SSAT, SAT, ACT Prep.   Courses for credit and preview in most core subjects.  School and camp: the perfect balance!.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

Top Rankings

Wolfeboro Camp School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Hampshire for:

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 5-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Executive function, mild language and non-verbal deficits,
Year Founded
1910
Summer School Offered
Yes

Student Body

Total Students
130 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
Students by Grade
Wolfeboro Camp School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size
5 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$3,800
Acceptance Rate
75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Patrick McInerney
Admissions Associate
Edward Coooper

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

School Notes

  • Wolfeboro is an independent, non-profit summer boarding school.  We are unaffiliated with any other school. For 111 years, Wolfeboro has been the singular summer option for families, schools, and consultants whose priority is to develop a stronger, more confident, and more independent student, well prepared for academic success in the next school year and beyond.

School Reviews

Endorse Wolfeboro Camp School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Understanding Private School Tuition
Understanding Private School Tuition
We look at why tuition costs vary so widely from school to school.
Books About Private School
Books About Private School
What's private school really like? Find out from people who have been there.
You Won't Find....
You Won't Find....
You won't find several things in private schools which you will find in public schools.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in New Hampshire is $11,320 for elementary schools and $28,897 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Hampshire is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Related School Videos

Quick Links