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State

Massachusetts

Number of Students

175 (25% international)

SAT Average

1557

Grades

9-12 PG

Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School

Private Boarding School – Waltham , Massachusetts

A mix of boarding school students always brings new perspectives to Chapel Hill - Chauncy Hall School’s campus located 25 minutes west of Boston. Due to their proximity to a major city, students can take advantage of many cultural, scientific and volunteer opportunities while still in high school. The rigorous academics and robust selection of arts and extracurricular activities ensures that by the time these students graduate, they are on their way to success in their chosen field.

Facilities
Chapel Hill has a truly classic New England Boarding School feel to their 40 acre campus. It’s quiet, safe, and peaceful, with big trees, bicycles, traditional buildings, and a history that goes back to 1860. Some of the facilities include, a media arts Center, pond with a zip-line running across it, the Barn houses (including: the theater, digital arts lab, photography dark room, pottery studio, dance/yoga studio), a green house, multiple fields, dual heated swimming pools, a gym and fitness center, and the student commons.

Sports and Arts
Chapel Hill offers a wide selection of competitive sports (including lacrosse and softball) as well as non-competitive sports and activities (including rock-climbing and yoga). Chapel Hill also encourages students to get a taste of multiple disciplines in both the visual and performing arts.

Dormitories and Student Life
The school has two female dormitories (Harrington Hall for mostly 9th, 10th and some 11th grade and South Hall for mostly 11th and 12th grade) and one male dormitory (Worcester Hall). Dorm parents reside in all of these facilities. Each facility is equipped with a laundry room and common areas.

Location
Located in Waltham, about twenty-five minutes west of Boston.

Area population: 62,227
City website: City of Waltham

Dates
Estimated Start Date: Early September
Estimated End Date: Late May

School Facts

Student Population

Co-Educational

Number of Students

175 (25% international)

Grades

9-12 PG

Teacher/Student Ratio

1:5

Average Class Size

10

ESL Programs

Yes

IB Programs

No

Offer Diploma

Yes

School Uniform

No

Campus Size

40 Acres

Religious Affiliation

None

SAT Average

1557

Foreign Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Spanish

University Acceptance Rate

100%

Arts

  • Advanced 2D Design
  • Advanced 3D Design
  • Advanced Issues in Visual and Critical Studies
  • Chamber Ensemble
  • Digital Photo I II
  • Digital Video
  • Introduction to Visual Arts and Yoga
  • Introduction to Visual Art
  • Keyboard Lab (piano and keyboard skills)
  • Photo I II
  • Print Publications
  • Sculpting in Clay
  • Vocal Ensemble
  • Wheel Throwing and Non-Traditional Vessel Construction I II III
  • AP Studio Art
  • Art History
  • Music Theatre
  • Piano
  • Musical Theatre

AP Courses

  • English Literature and Composition
  • Studio Art
  • Calculus AB
  • Environmental Science
  • US Government and Politics

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Wrestling
  • Volleyball

Extracurricular Activities & Clubs

  • Drama
  • Fitness
  • Latin
  • Men/Women of Color
  • Movies
  • Newspaper
  • Rock Climbing
  • Student Government
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Improv
  • American Sign Language
  • Peer Assistance
  • TV Production Club
  • Math
  • Theater Tech

School Location

Partial List of College and University Acceptances

Academy of Art University, Babson College, Boston College, Boston University, Brandeis University, Brown University, Clark University, Drexel University, Emerson College, Georgia Institute of Technology, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Northeastern University, Pratt Institute, Purdue University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Rochester Institute of Technology, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Suffolk University, Syracuse University, Temple University, Tufts University, Tulane University, University of California - San Diego, University of Connecticut, University of Maine, University of Massachusetts, University of Miami

University Acceptance Rate:
100%

Closest International and Local Airports: Logan Airport (BOS)
For Details Visit Website: Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School

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